Posted on Aug 26, 2011 | Comments 0
Stacey Rentschler, an instructor at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, received the Career Award for Medical Scientists from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund. The award provides Dr. Rentschler with $700,000 over five years to continue her research on Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, a congenital disorder that affects how the heart beats.
Dr. Rentschler earned a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. She holds an M.D. and a Ph.D. in cardiac development from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.
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