NIH Director's Transformative Research Award Program

UC Davis Honorees


Ramsey Badawi

Ramsey Badawi, an associate professor in the Department of Radiology and Director for Research in the Division of Nuclear Medicine, conducts research in translational imaging with emphasis on PET and other radiotracer techniques. Badawi teams with Simon Cherry on the NIH project Explorer: Changing the Molecular Imaging Paradigm With Total Body PET. More>>



Simon Cherry

Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Radiology Simon Cherry, a pioneer in molecular imaging and related technology development, including preclinical PET and PET/MRI, is director of the Center for Molecular and Genomic Imaging. More>>



Jan Nolta

A leading stem cell researcher and NIH grant recipient for the project Direct Cell to Cell Transfer of Microrna for Tissue Repair, Jan Nolta is Director of the Stem Cell Program at the UC Davis School of Medicine, and Director of the Institute for Regenerative Cures. More>>