Marco Carpenter, a graduate student in the Heller Lab, received the NIDA Drug Abuse Dissertation Research Award (R36) for work entitled “Nr4a1 activation suppresses Cocaine-induced behavior via epigenetic regulation of homeostatic target genes.” Congratulations!
Congratulations to Lacey Luense who won the Best Trainee Talk at the Cornell Center for Reproductive Genomics Symposium!
Khadija Wilson has been awarded an NSF Graduate Fellowship.
Yekaterina Kori won first place in the graduate student poster competition at the United States Human Proteome Organization Conference.
Josue Baeza is awarded an American Society for Mass Spectrometry Postdoctoral Career Development Award
Robert Dilley was awarded the Saul Winegrad Award for outstanding thesis. Congratulations!
Congratulations to Tianpeng Zhang for winning the Forbeck Scholar Award in Telomeres and Telomerase targeting!
Lisa Vrooman (postdoctoral fellow in the Bartolomei lab) was awarded best short talk at the International Federation of Placenta Associations (IFPA) meeting in Japan in September.
MD/PhD candidate, Linda Zhou, of the Cremins lab is a recipient of the Blavatnik Family Fellowship.