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We deeply regret to inform you of the passing of Cheolho Cheong, on April 24, 2016. For more information, please refer to the death notice.

Cell Metabolism Remembers Cheolho Cheong
Cheolho Cheong (1974–2016)

Cheolho Cheong
, PhD

  • Director, Cellular Physiology and Immunology research unit
  • Assistant IRCM Research Professor
  • Assistant research professor, Department of Microbiology, Infectiology, and Immunology, Université de Montréal
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Medicine (Division of Experimental Medicine), McGill University
  • Research Scholar, Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé
  • New Investigator Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • Research Scholar from the John-R.-Evans Leaders Fund, Canada Foundation for Innovation

Awards and honours

  • Recipient, Bourse FRQS-SQHA Jacques-de-Champlain (2013), La Société Québécoise d’hypertension artérielle / Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé

Degrees and relevant experience

  • PhD in genetics, Seoul National University, South Korea
  • M.Sc. in microbial genetics, Seoul National University, South Korea
  • Research associate, Laboratory of Cellular Physiology and Immunology, supervised by Dr. Ralph Steinman, Rockefeller University, USA
  • Award recipient, Bourse FRSQ-SQHA Jacques-de-Champlain, La Société québécoise d’hypertension artérielle (Quebec society of hypertension)
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