JAX Professor, Scientific Director Nadia Rosenthal named AAHMS Fellow
By Joyce Peterson
Bar Harbor, Maine – The Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS) has named Nadia Rosenthal, Ph.D., F.Med.Sci., professor and scientific director of The Jackson Laboratory’s headquarters mammalian genetics campus, as a 2015 Fellow.
Based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, the AAHMS was established in 2014 to “provide an impartial and authoritative voice for healthcare, informed by the best available evidence and expert advice.” Fellows are nominated for consideration by AAHMS based on their demonstrated distinguished professional achievement and outstanding leadership in the science of health and medicine.
Rosenthal is an international leader in the mammalian genetics and regenerative medicine, running research programs in Europe and the U.K. as well as the U.S. and Australia. She was the founding director of the Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute at Monash University in Melbourne, and the founding scientific head of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory Australia.
Rosenthal’s transition to The Jackson Laboratory faculty will be complete in December.