Navigation Links
MARC travel awards announced for the 2013 Biomedical Engineering Society annual meeting
Date:8/16/2013

Bethesda, MD FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the 2013 Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) annual meeting in Seattle, WA from September 25-28, 2013. These awards are meant to promote the entry of students, postdoctorates and scientists from underrepresented groups into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young scientists at the BMES annual meeting.

Awards are given to poster/platform presenters and faculty mentors paired with the students/trainees they mentor. This year MARC conferred 19 awards totaling $35,150.

The FASEB MARC Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health. A primary goal of the MARC Program is to increase the number and competitiveness of underrepresented minorities engaged in biomedical and behavioral research.

POSTER/ORAL PRESENTERS (FASEB MARC PROGRAM)

  • Turi Alcoser, Cornell University [BMES member]
  • Miquella Chavez, University of California, San Francisco
  • Yazeli Cruz-Rivera, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
  • Cula Dautriche, College of Nanoscale and Engineering-SUNY Albany [BMES member]
  • Jose Roman, Johns Hopkins University [BMES member]
  • Catherine Whittington, Purdue University [BMES member]

FACULTY/MENTOR & STUDENTS/MENTEES (FASEB MARC PROGRAM)

  • Dr. Christopher Bassey, Azusa Pacific University
  • Samuel Cowell, Azusa Pacific University
  • Silas Goma, Azusa Pacific University
  • Dr. Ernst Cebert, Alabama A & M University
  • Fredreanna Hester, Alabama A & M University
  • Loutrina Staley, Alabama A & M University
  • Dr. Jerry Collins, Alabama A & M University [BMES & APS member]
  • Hines Croshon, Alabama A & M University
  • Shantrelle Willis, Alabama A & M University
  • Dr. Teresa Murray, Louisiana Tech University [BMES member]
  • Brittany Manuel, Louisiana Tech University [BMES member]
  • Dr. Jennifer Patterson, Alabama A & M University
  • Lillian Smith, Alabama A & M University


'/>"/>

Contact: Gail Pinder
gpinder@faseb.org
301-634-7021
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. MARC travel awards announced for EB 2012
2. MARC travel award announced for the 2012 ASCI/AAP Joint Meeting
3. 2012 ACMG Foundation/Signature Genomic Laboratories Travel Award winner announced
4. Copy of the genetic makeup travels in a protein suitcase
5. Chemical fingerprinting tracks the travels of little brown bats
6. The Genetics Society of America announces DeLill Nasser Travel Award recipients
7. MARC travel awards announced for the Society for Developmental Biology 71st Annual Meeting
8. MARC travel awards announced for the AAI 2012 Advanced Course in Immunology
9. MARC travel awards announced for the AAI 2012 Introductory Course in Immunology
10. MARC travel award announced for the 2012 GSA Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology Meeting
11. MARC Travel Awards announced for the 26th Annual Symposium of the Protein Society
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/19/2016)... The new GEZE SecuLogic access ... "all-in-one" system solution for all door components. It can ... door interface with integration authorization management system, and thus ... minimal dimensions of the access control and the optimum ... offer considerable freedom of design with regard to the ...
(Date:4/14/2016)... AVIV, Israel , April 14, 2016 ... Behavioral Authentication and Malware Detection, today announced the appointment ... already assumed the new role. Goldwerger,s leadership ... BioCatch, on the heels of the deployment of its ... addition, BioCatch,s behavioral biometric technology, which discerns unique cognitive ...
(Date:3/31/2016)... 31, 2016  Genomics firm Nabsys has completed a ... Barrett Bready , M.D., who returned to the company ... technical leadership team, including Chief Technology Officer, John ... Steve Nurnberg and Vice President of Software and Informatics, ... Dr. Bready served as CEO of Nabsys ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... FireflySci cuvettes are used in leading laboratories all over the globe. Their ... , In addition to manufacturing awesome cuvettes, FireflySci makes spectrophotometer calibration standards that ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... The ... by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) outlining a ... clinically relevant data were available when and where it was needed. The organization ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Cell ... injuries, will be accelerated by research at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) that yielded ... healing and tissue regeneration. , The novel method, developed by WPI faculty members ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... , ... May 23, 2016 , ... ... Will Drive Precision Farming in 2017 and Beyond. The paper outlines the key ... the precision ag industry. , “We’ve witnessed a lot of highs and lows ...
Breaking Biology Technology: