Congratulations to Dr. Shannon Tsai, NIH Doctoral Fellow and Clark Doctoral Fellow in the lab, who successfully defended her PhD thesis today! Shannon is our eighth PhD graduate and continues the high bar that has been set. Congrats Shannon!!!
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Dr. Robert "Smitty" Oakes has received the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research and Robert E. Fischell Institute Travel Fellowship! This Fellowship will support Dr. Oakes presentation of his work at the national meeting of the Federation of the Clinical Immunology Society in San Francisco later this year.
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Congratulations to Sean Carey, PhD candidate in the lab, who has been named a Clark Doctoral Fellow! Sean received the mid-career fellows award. The Clark Doctoral Fellows Program supports high-performing engineering Ph.D. students at the A. James Clark School of Engineering. The program was created as part of Building Together, the A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation’s $219.5 million investment in the University of Maryland announced October 2017.
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This week Eugene Froimchuk - NSF Doctoral Fellows and Clark Doctoral Fellow in the lab, presented his work at the national meeting of the Materials Research Society. Eugene discussed his recent research on the molecular interactions of self-assembling immune signals, and the connection to antigen-specific tolerance. Congratulations to all the presenters and thanks to the organizers for a great session!
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Prof. Chris Jewell has been named an MPower Professor by the University of Maryland Strategic Partnership: MPowering the State. The MPower Professorship recognizes, incentivizes, and fosters collaborations between faculty who are working together on the most pressing issues of our time. Thanks to the University of Maryland for this incredible honor!
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Congrats to Camilla, Eugene, Haleigh, Dr. Josh Gammon, and Nishedhya, who all presented this week at the national meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES). Thanks to the organizers for the opportunity, and to all the presenters and attendees!
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