Adam C. Soloff, PhD

Contact

E-mail

soloffa@upmc.edu

Phone

412-623-3277

Address

5117 Centre Avenue, Room 2.18b Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Title(s)

Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Education and Training

Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine/Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Pittsburgh, PA, USA: 2011–2012.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Vaccine Research/Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Pittsburgh, PA, USA: 2008–2011.

Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health; Pittsburgh, PA, USA: 2002–2008.

Program in Sustainable Development, Fundacion Neotropica; Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica: 1999–2000.

Bachelor of Arts, Major in Biology/Minor in Philosophy, University of Delaware; Newark, DE, USA: 1997–2001.

Dual Use Research of Concern Institutional Review Entity, Member; Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC): 2016–2018.

Center for Genomic Medicine, Member; Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC): 2016–2018.

Biosafety Officer, Research Service; Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC: 2015–2018.

Research Health Scientist; Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC: 2015–2018.

Institutional Biosafety Committee, Member; Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC): 2015–2018.

Subcommittee on Research Safety, Member; Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC: 2014–2018.

IACUC of the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, Member; Charleston, SC: 2014–2018.

Associate Research Member, Cancer Immunology Program; Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC): 2014–2018.

Interprofessional Practice and Education Institute Steering Committee Member; Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC): 2013–2015.

Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Shared Resource Manager; Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC): 2012–2018.

Assistant Professor (Research); Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC): 2012–2018.

Affiliate Member, Cancer Immunology Program; Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC): 2012-2014.

Public Policy Fellow; The American Association of Immunologists, Bethesda, MD: 2012–2013.

Salk Health Fellow; The Jewish Healthcare Foundation, Pittsburgh, PA: 2004–2005.

Research Technician; Center for Viral Diseases, University of Pittsburgh: 2001–2002.

Research Assistant; Department of Neuroscience, University of Delaware: 1999–2001.

Professional Activities

Alpha Lambda Delta, National Academic Honor Society, University of Delaware (1998)

National Society of Collegiate Scholars, University of Delaware (1998)

Golden Key Honor Society, University of Delaware (1998)

American Thoracic Society (2011)

American Association of Immunologists (2011–Present)

International Society for the Advancement of Cytometry (2012)

American Association of Cancer Research (2016–Present)

Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (2018–Present)

Journal Reviewing and Editorial Boards

Reviewer, Journal of Immunotherapy (2019Present)

Reviewer, Cytometry: Part A (2019Present)

Reviewer, Cancer Biology and Therapy (2019Present)

Reviewer, Translational Cancer Research (2019Present)

Reviewer, Journal of Immunology (2019Present)

Reviewer, Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research (2018Present)

Reviewer, Angiogenesis (2016Present)

Reviewer, Scientific Reports (Nature) (2016Present)

Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance; Grant Reviewer, The Wellcome Trust, UK. (2016Present)

Reviewer, Cancers (2015Present)

Reviewer, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment (2015Present)

Reviewer, Cancers (2015Present)

Reviewer, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment (2015Present)

Ad hoc Grant Reviewer, Cancer Immunology Program, Hollings Cancer Center, MUSC. (2016–2018)

Judge: MUSC/VAMC Student Research Day, Charleston Research Institute (2016–2018)

American Cancer Society Institutional Grant Review Committee, Hollings Cancer Center (2016–2018)

Postdoctoral and Graduate Fellowship Award, Grant Review Committee, Hollings Cancer Center (2017–2018)

Ad hoc VA Merit Grant Reviewer, Immunology, Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center (2013–2018)

Awards

BD4BC Big Data Travel Scholarship, Susan G. Komen Foundation (2019)

MUSC Recognized Research Innovator, Outstanding Junior Faculty Research Award (2018)

MUSC Recognized Research Innovator, Outstanding Junior Faculty Research Award (2017)

MUSC Recognized Research Innovator, Outstanding Junior Faculty Research Award (2016)

Jon Shevell Young Scientist Travel Scholarship, Susan G. Komen Foundation (2016)

University of Pittsburgh Innovator Award (2009)

Student Honoree, University of Pittsburgh’s Honors Convocation (2004–2008)

R13 Travel Grant, Keystone Symposia: HIV Vaccine Development, NIH Office of AIDS Research (2007)

1st Place Doctoral Student Research Award, University of Pittsburgh (2007)

3rd Place Infectious Disease Research Award, University of Pittsburgh (2007)

1st Prize Delta Omega National Honor Society, Omicron Chapter (2005)

The Rosenkranz Award for Public Health Significance, University of Pittsburgh (2005)

1st Place Doctoral Student Research Award, University of Pittsburgh (2005)

2nd Place Infectious Disease Research Award, University of Pittsburgh (2005)

2nd Place, Dept. of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Research Day, University of Pittsburgh (2007)

R13 Travel Grant, Keystone Symposia: HIV Vaccine Development, NIH, NIAID (2004)

1st Place Doctoral Student Research Award, University of Pittsburgh (2004)

Undergraduate Research Fellowship, Dept. of Neuroscience, University of Delaware (1999)

International Programs Award, Fundacion Neotropica, Costa Rica; University of Delaware (1999)

Publications

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