Mukherjee Receives Established Investigator Award

Dr. Monica Mukherjee, associate professor in the Division of Cardiology, received the Established Investigator Award from the National Scleroderma Foundation. This award supports pilot studies to obtain preliminary data dealing with a highly innovative and/or highly relevant theme related to the scleroderma. Dr. Mukherjee's grant will provide $200K over the next two years to improve risk prediction of mildly elevated pulmonary pressures in systemic sclerosis patients.