The I.M. Rosenzweig Junior Investigator Award Winners​

The I.M. Rosenzweig Junior Investigator Award was established to encourage researchers to maintain and enhance their interest in PF research during the early stages of their academic career. 

The Albert Rose Established Investigator Award Winners

Created to allow established investigators to explore novel, innovative areas of research, the Albert Rose Established Investigator Award provides critical support to the development of new projects, and enables the investigator to pursue additional funding through the National Institutes of Health or other agencies. Two $50,000 grants are awarded per annual cycle, disbursed over a two-year period.

Vinicio de Jesus Perez, MD

Apr 19, 2021, 14:59 PM
Title : Vinicio de Jesus Perez, MD
First Name : Vinicio de Jesus
Middle Name :
Last Name : Perez, MD
Position :
University : Stanford University
Proposal Title : “HH-10: A novel therapeutic for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis”
Proposal Funder : the NYC Run-Walk-Hike for Pulmonary Fibrosis.
Dr. Vinicio de Jesus Perez received his MD from the University of Puerto Rico Medical School and completed an internal medicine residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. He subsequently trained in pulmonary and critical care medicine in Denver, followed by postdoctoral research training at Stanford University, where he currently serves as assistant professor of medicine.  His current research focuses on understanding the genetic and molecular mechanisms of pulmonary hypertension (PH), idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and tuberous sclerosis/LAM. He is principal investigator of a research program dedicated to identifying new therapeutic approaches to treat these conditions. As a medical professional belonging to a minority group, Dr. de Jesus Perez is involved in academic endeavors seeking to improve access of care for patients with disadvantageous ethnic backgrounds and promote diversity in medicine.