Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Kathleen J. Green Lab

News

Read the latest news from the Green Lab. The links below take you to articles where you can learn more about our lab’s latest achievements, awards, and honors.

Announcements

  • Congratulations to Abbey Perl for new role on SID Board of Directors
    11/04/2021
    Congratulations to Abbey Perl, PhD for being nominated as the new Post-doctoral Representative to the Society of Investigative Dermatology's Board of Directors. Abbey will serve a two year term beginning in May, 2022. 
  • Dr. Quinn Roth-Carter, PhD awarded NRSA
    07/19/2021
    Congratulations to Quinn Roth-Carter, PhD on receiving a National Research Service Award to support his Post-Doctoral fellowship for his project entitled "Mechanoregulation of the epidermal immune response: role of Dsg1". The award is funded through the National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.
  • Congratulations to Joshua Broussard, PhD, Jennifer Koetsier, Marihan Hegazy, and Kathleen J. Green, PhD on their newest publication
    06/10/2021
    Drs. Joshua Broussard and Kathleen J. Green led a team of colleagues to publish a paper entitled "Desmosomes polarize and integrate chemical and mechanical signaling to govern epidermal tissue form and function" in Current Biology in June, 2021. This research helps explain how the skin structure and function are integrated together. Read more about this project.
  • 03/03/2021

    The Leo Foundation announced Kathleen Green as awardee of one of their prestigious research grants

  • Kathleen Green and Eran Cohen Barak will be awarded Leo Foundation Grant
    11/09/2020
    Drs. Kathleen Green (Northwestern) and Eran Cohen Barak (Emek Medical Center, Israel) will be awarded the 2021 Leo Foundation Award for their project entitled, "Keratinocyte contributions to inflammatory skin disease-Desmoglein 1 loss as a model". Leo Foundation Awards aim to recognize scientists around the world, whose work advances the understanding of skin diseases and has the potential to pave the way for new and improved treatments.

News

  • Congratulations to Abbey Perl for new role on SID Board of Directors
    11/04/2021
    Congratulations to Abbey Perl, PhD for being nominated as the new Post-doctoral Representative to the Society of Investigative Dermatology's Board of Directors. Abbey will serve a two year term beginning in May, 2022. 
  • Dr. Quinn Roth-Carter, PhD awarded NRSA
    07/19/2021
    Congratulations to Quinn Roth-Carter, PhD on receiving a National Research Service Award to support his Post-Doctoral fellowship for his project entitled "Mechanoregulation of the epidermal immune response: role of Dsg1". The award is funded through the National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.
  • Congratulations to Joshua Broussard, PhD, Jennifer Koetsier, Marihan Hegazy, and Kathleen J. Green, PhD on their newest publication
    06/10/2021
    Drs. Joshua Broussard and Kathleen J. Green led a team of colleagues to publish a paper entitled "Desmosomes polarize and integrate chemical and mechanical signaling to govern epidermal tissue form and function" in Current Biology in June, 2021. This research helps explain how the skin structure and function are integrated together. Read more about this project.
  • Congratulations to Chen Kam on receiving his Ph.D.
    06/01/2018

    Chen Kam received his Ph.D. this past June and starting his post-doctoral work in the laboratory of Dr. Valentina Greco at Yale University.

     

Honors

  • Kathleen Green Receives Driskill Graduate Program Faculty Service Award
    09/12/2019
    Kathleen Green, PhD, the Joseph L. Mayberry, Sr., Professor of Pathology and Toxicology, received a Driskill Graduate Program (DGP) Faculty Service Award on September 10, 2019 for her longtime educational support of the DGP, helping shape it’s curriculum while teaching courses.
  • Dr. Green Wins 2019 Tripartite Prize
    04/04/2019

    Kathleen Green, PhD, the Joseph L. Mayberry, Sr., Professor of Pathology and Toxicology and professor of Dermatology, has been named the winner of the 2019 Tripartite Legacy Faculty Prize in Translational Science and Education.