Research & Publications
Dr. Cai is Assistant Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging with solid training background in medicinal chemistry, radiochemistry, and PET imaging. After studying at the University of Missouri-Columbia, Jason Cai joined Carolyn Anderson’s lab at the University of Pittsburgh as a postdoctoral associate in 2011. In 2015, he moved to Yale University as an Associate Research Scientist and became an Assistant Professor in 2018. His research group is currently focusing on the development and translation of novel PET imaging probes for the investigation of neurodegenerative disorders. He is recipient of the Berson-Yalow Award in 2018, and Archer Foundation Research Award in 2019.
Education & Training
- PhDUniversity of Missouri-Columbia, Chemistry (2011)
- Postdoctoral/Research AssociateUniversity of Pittsburgh
Honors & Recognition
|Archer Foundation Research Award||Archer Foundation||2019|
|Young Investigator Award||Functional NeuroReceptor Mapping||2016|