Team Leader Name:
Dongsheng Cai, M.D., Ph.D.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
Team Leader Bio:
Dongsheng Cai, M.D., Ph.D., is professor in Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Institute of Aging, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He received his medical training and Ph.D. in China from 1988 to 2000, and post-doctoral training at Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School from 2000 to 2005. He was appointed as Assistant Professor in 2005 at University of Wisconsin-Madison before he was recruited to his current institution in 2008. Dr. Cai is an international leader in studying neural mechanism of aging as well as related metabolic syndrome.