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Cesario Borlongan, MA, PHD

Administrative Appointment: Director

Primary Department: CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FOR AGING & BRAIN REPAIR

Professor, COLLEGE OF MEDICINE NEUROSURGERY

Distinguished Professor, CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FOR AGING & BRAIN REPAIR

Academic Email : cborlong@health.usf.edu

Phone : (813) 974-3988

Office : MDT, 15xx

Mailing address : MDC 78 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd
Tampa, FL 33612

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Education

  • PHD, Psychology, Keio University, Japan - 1994.

Research summary

  • CESAR V. BORLONGAN, Ph.D. is a world leader in stem cell therapy for stroke. His translational bench to clinic research has led to 6 FDA-approved clinical trials of cell transplantation, including the world’s first cell therapy in stroke patients. He served as an NIH Staff Fellow for 5 years, joined the academe in 2002, and obtained Tenured Professorship in the Department of Neurology at the Medical College of Georgia, with continuous federal funding from VA, DoD, and NIH. He is an author of more than 440 peer-reviewed publications, lead editor of 2 books, and serves as editor of solid scientific journals, including Stem Cells, Stroke, JCBFM, Translational Stroke Research, Scientific Reports, Brain Research, and PLoS One. He is a regular study section member of NIH, VA, DOD,and AHA, chairs the State of Maryland Stem Cell Research Funds. He is AAAS and AIMBE Fellow, previous President of ASNTR, and incoming President of IPLASS. He was featured in The Lancet Neurology “Lifeline” 2008.

Selected Publications

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Neurodegenerative Disease, Neuroscience, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Metabolic Regulation and Disorders.

Memberships

  • Society for Neuroscience (Member, 2017 - Present)
  • American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (Fellow, 2017 - Present)
  • International Placenta Stem Cell Society (President Elect, 2015 - Present)
  • Association for Psychological Science (Fellow, 2015 - Present)
  • American Society for Neural Therapy and Repair (Past President, 2015 - Present)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (Fellow, 2015 - Present)

Awards/Honors

  • Everfront Award (Pan Pacific Symposium on Stem Cells and Cancer Research - 2017)
  • Award for Outstanding Global Research (USF - 2017)
  • Oustanding Supervisor Award (USF - 2017)
  • Donald D. Matson Lecture (AANS/CNS - 2016)



Profile last modified on 08/15/2019