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Dr. Mark Holterman an Award-Winning Pediatrician and Regenerative Medicine Expert

Dr. Mark Holterman has achieved a lot in his long career as a pediatrician and an expert in regenerative medicine. Holterman the CEO of Mariam Global health besides teaching surgery at the University of Illinois and providing pediatric care to surgical patients has invested a lot of resources in conducting medical research. As a result of his efforts in innovative research, Dr. Mark Holterman was recognized by the American Diabetes Association and was awarded an Innovative Research Award. The American Diabetes Association (ADA) is an organization that helps funds research in diabetes cures and prevention measures. Learn more about Dr. Mark Holterman at

ADA offers professionals with two research awards. The first one is the Innovative Basic Science IBS award which is awarded to faculty members at any level who have conducted research that presents an innovative and new hypothesis. The hypothesis is required to be related to diabetes pathophysiology or etiology and should show it has what effect on diabetes treatment and preventions. For an individual to participate in the competition, he/she is required to have been authorized to work in the United States. The winner of the award receives annual prize money of 115,000 thousand dollars for a not exceeding three years. The other Award from ADA is the Innovative Clinical or Translational Science Award ( ICTS) which attracts an annual prize money of $200,000 for three years. The award similarly is limited only to professionals who have been authorized to work in the US.

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Dr. Mark Holterman is also a member of Alliance for the Advancement of Cellular Therapies (AACT). AACT is a medical organization that seeks to bring together leading physicians, scientists, researchers, and device manufactures from all over the world to join hands and advance the fields of cell therapy and regenerative medicine. AACT members are set to enjoy numerous benefits and among them are discounted rates when attending conferences and workshops, receive on regular basis newsletter on regenerative medicine and get an opportunity to meet with other professionals in the field. In addition, the members have a chance to make their voices heard directly by Americas FDA and European Medicine Agency.

About Dr. Mark Holterman

Dr. Mark Holterman is a professor at the University Of Illinois College Of Medicine. Besides teaching Dr. Holterman serves as a pediatric surgeon at the Advocate Christ Children Hospital including the Children Hospital of Illinois which is based at St. Francis Medical Center.

Dr. Holterman attended Yale University where he graduated with a degree in Biology. Dr. Holterman also holds an MD and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia. Read more about Dr. Mark Holterman’s profile at Health Grove.

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