Hicham Drissi, PhD


Department of Cell Biology


Department of Orthopaedics

Office: Emory Orthopaedic and Spine Research

Email: hicham.drissi@emory.edu

Office Location:

Mailing Address:

59 Executive Park South
Suite 2000

Atlanta, GA 30329


  • Bachelor of Science (BSc.), Cell Biology, University of Paris XIII, 1988-1992
  • Master of Science (MSc.) , Cell Biology, University of Paris V, 1992-1994
  • Ph.D., Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Paris, 1994-1997

Research Focus

Honors and Awards

  • Travel Award, 21st Meeting, St. Louis, MO, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, 1999
  • Young Investigator Award , Advances in Mineral Metabolism Society Snowmass, Colorado, 2001
  • Young Investigator Fellowship, Annual ORS meeting in Chicago, IL, Orthopaedic Research Society, 2006

Lab Personnel

Identifying molecular and developmental cues that govern skeletal tissue derived cell growth and differentiation.