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Rashmi Sood, PhD

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Rashmi Sood, PhD

Associate Professor

Locations

  • Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    TBRC

Contact Information

Education

BS, University of Delhi, India, 1983
MS, University of Delhi, India, 1985
PhD, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, University of Bombay, 1999
Postdoctoral Fellow, Blood Research Institute, Blood Center of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 2000-2002

Biography

Dr. Rashmi Sood received her PhD in Molecular Biology from the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, University of Bombay, India. Her postdoctoral studies were conducted at the Blood Research Institute, Blood Center of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, where she specialized in coagulation and vascular biology. Dr. Sood’s laboratory develops and utilizes rodent models of placental disease and pregnancy disorder to understand disease mechanisms. In parallel, her laboratory seeks to discover predictive biomarkers that can be used to identify high-risk pregnancies in women.

Honors and Awards

National Institutes of Health, Award # 1 R01 HL112873-01A1
American Heart Association, Scientist Development Grant #0930200N
March of Dimes Foundation, Basil O’ Connor Starter Scholar Award #5-FY09-120

Research Interests

Maternal/fetal health

Coagulation and platelet disorders

Placental disorders and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy

Estrogen-coagulation cross-talk

Biomarkers of pregnancy complications

Publications