Congratulations to Dan Emerson (Bioengineering graduate student) from the Phillips-Cremins lab for passing his qualifying exam!
Gregory Schwartz (postdoc in the Faryabi lab) will be starting his lab later this year as a faculty member at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto. The lab will focus on developing new integrative methods and algorithms to better understand cellular heterogeneity in cancer. Congratulations Gregory!
Qinglan Li has joined Liling Wan’s lab as a postdoc fellow. Welcome Qinglan!
Kaeli Mathias (BMB graduate student) has joined Liling Wan’s lab. Welcome Kaeli!
Krista Budinich (CAMB graduate student) has joined Liling Wan’s lab. Welcome Krista!
Congratulations to Jingru Zhao (CAMB graduate student) from the Faryabi Lab for passing her Ph.D. qualifying exam!
Marco Carpenter (PGG graduate student in the Heller) successfully defended his dissertation and graduated. He is the first graduate student from the Heller Lab, a recipient of a 2021 CHOP Postdoctoral Fellowship, and will soon join the lab of Dr. William Peranteau as a postdoc. Congratulations Marco!
Linda Zhou, a grad student in the Phillips-Cremins lab, wins the Saul Winegrad award for 2021 best thesis for Penn GCB. Congratulations Linda!
Anna Kiseleva, postdoc in the Epstein lab, is the recipient of an AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship for her grant entitled Hdac3 loss induces changes in the chromatin organization leading to cardiac failure associated with a high-fat diet. Congratulations Anna!
Wonho Kim, postdoc in the Jain lab, is the recipient of an AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship for his grant entitled BRD4-mediated genome folding in smooth muscle cell differentiation. Congratulations Wonho!