Jacob V.P. Eswarakumar, PhD

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student Research

Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Pharmacology: Secondary Faculty

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology: Cell Cycle and Signal Transduction; DNA Dynamics | Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology: Cytoskeleton and Cell Migration/Morphogenesis; Organ Physiology; Receptors and Signal Transduction

Education & Training

PhD Madurai Kamaraj University (1999)
Postdoctoral Fellow Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel.
Postdoctoral Associate Yale University

Honors & Recognition

  • Annual Author Prize Winner for the most read review article of the journal "Cytokine&Growth Factor Reviews" on FGF signalingElsevier (2005)

  • Young Scientist Award and Medal for generating a potential therapeutic monoclonal antibody for autoimmune diseases and modeling the 3-D structure of the antigen binding domain during Ph.D.Indian Immunology Society and the National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi, India (1996)

  • Gold Medal for Outstanding Performance in Behavioral Studies during M.Sc.Sponsored by Dr. G.J. Phanual Endowment, Madras Christian College, Chennai, India. (1989)

  • Young Researcher Award for outstanding research on Biological RhythmsSponsored by Dr. P.J. Sanjeevaraj Endowment, Madras Christian College, Chennai, India (1989)

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