2015 Innovator Award Recipient
TITLE: Research Instructor
INSTITUTION: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
GOAL: Insights into Fetal Onset Hydrocephalus
Dr. June Goto is a Research Instructor in the Department of Neurosurgery, Pediatric Division at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Goto combines genetic analysis with biological assays to determine the pathways involved with developmental abnormalities. In her study, Molecular characterization and pre-clinical trial in a novel mouse model of congenital hydrocephalus, Dr. Goto will analyze the link between a genetic mutation and very early onset fetal hydrocephalus in a new animal model.