POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING PROGRAMS

The Division of Education directs training programs for Pennington Biomedical’s postdoctoral fellows. These programs are designed to train fellows to become productive research scientists capable of establishing independent scientific careers in biomedical research. Many of our fellows are sponsored by NIH Institutional Postdoctoral Training Grants.

Jong Han Lee, Ph.D.

Department/Laboratory:
Antioxidant and Gene Regulation Lab

Education:
PhD, 2010, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Mentor:
Ye, Jianping

Current Research:
The roles of 11b-HSD1 in adipose tissue remodeling process

Other Research Interests:
The underlying mechanisms on the incidence of inflammation and insulin resistance in obese condition; The relationship between angiogenesis and hypoxia during the development of obesity.