Dr Steele is a Medical Stem Cell and Heart Transplant Researcher/Scientist, Johns Hopkins Medicine/All Children’s Hospital, USA (Retired)
She is one of the first scientists in the world to discover the cardiac stem cell and evolve its use for regeneration of damaged hear muscle with ultimate application in heart transplantation and repair of diseased heart.
She is one of the exceedingly rare international invited scientific/clinical experts solicited by the National Medical Research Counsel of Singapore to review mega-funded stem cell research proposals.
She is Award Recipient/Materno-Fetal Medicine, International Soranus of Ephesus (98-138 AD) Placental Immune Privilege. Cappadocia-Nevsehir, Turkey in 1998.
She is also invited member for Stem Cells International Journal Editorial Board.
By Invitation – The Lancet, among the world’s oldest and best known general medical journals. Reviewer. Visting Scientist, Nobel Prize – Karolinska, Sweden.
British Council INYS Scholar, Stem Cell Workshop, Cambridge University, England. (Jan-Feb, 2005)
British Council INYS Scholar, Stem Cell Institute, University of Edinburgh, England. (Feb, 2005)
Steele has received numerous awards and recognitions for her breakthrough research from the American Heart Association (AHA) and other institutes worldwide.