friends of FSH Research

Funding Research for
FSH Muscular Dystrophy Dots

Abbi L. Engel, Ph.D.

Program Officer


Dr. Engel recently joined the team at FSH Friends as the program officer. She brings a broad scientific background. Her experience includes a post-doctoral fellowship in cancer immunology research via a collaborative fellowship with Bastyr University and University of Washington Medical,  PhD in biochemistry and molecular & cellular biology via collaborative program between Georgetown University and National Institute of Health, serving on an IACUC committee, and teaching courses in microbiology/immunology and chemistry. Her love of science and bringing people together to collaborate to benefit biomedical research will support the great work already happening through FSH Friends!