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Then and Now

Help NAVBO celebrate its 25th Anniversary by celebrating you, the NAVBO member.  Share with other members how you have changed, how your science has changed, or how your methods have changed.  Let's take a look at how the field of vascular biology has evolved over the past 25 years.  Send your photos, stories and videos to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



 Michelle Bendeck

MichelleBendeck Then

In 1994, Michelle Bendeck was a postdoc at the
University of Washington in Seattle.



Today, Michelle is NAVBO President!
and a Professor at the University of Toronto

Ondine Cleaver


Ondine was a second year graduate student in Paul Krieg's lab at the University of Texas-Austin



Ondine is now a Professor at UT Southwestern
and is currently NAVBO's President Elect!

Zorina Galis

Galis Then

Research Fellow, Vascular Medicine
and a NAVBO Founding Member


Galis Now

Chief of Vascular Biology and Hypertension, NHLBI
and NAVBO Councilor

Kristy Red-Horse


Krsity was graduating from Benton High School in Akansas. 
(I'm sure she had honors in science!)


Kristy is now an Associate Professor at Stanford. 
Here she is in the Rodin Garden on Stanford's campus

 Bernadette Englert

BME Then200

Bernadette married Robert Skelton in May, 1994.  She had already begun her work with NAVBO as their Administrator.


BME headshot

Bernadette will replace this photo (from the 2016 IVBM) with
a photo that she'll take on her anniversary in Ireland!