A Lot To Celebrate!
- Congratulations to Alicia Braxton for her recent publication: Platelet-endothelial associations may promote cytomegalovirus replication in the salivary gland in mice.
- Congratulations to Rachel Cooper for her recent publication: Evaluation of the guaiac fecal occult blood test for detection of gastrointestinal bleeding in the rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta)
- Congratulations to Stephanie Myers for receiving a travel award to attend ACVP; she also won 2nd place for the ACVP Young Investigator Award in Experimental Disease.
- Congratulations to Rebecca Veenhuis for receiving a CFAR grant
Congratulations, Byunghak Kang, DVM, PhD, DACVP!!
Congratulations to our own Byunghak Kang! BK has officially passed Phase II of the ACVP boards exam, and is now a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists. In addition, BK also just started his exciting new job at Novartis, so there are multiple things to celebrate!
Congratulations Witwer lab!
The Witwer lab has recently received a two-year grant to join the NIH Extracellular RNA Communication Consortium, Stage 2, with possible funding for a total of four years. The Consortium includes multiple grant recipients who will meet together at least twice a year to share findings. Dr. Witwer was previously an external scientific advisor to Stage 1 of the Consortium.
And here is a recent story that picked up the press release:
Congratulations, Drs. Kissel and Werts!
Casey Kissel, DVM, and Adam Werts, DVM, PhD can now add DACLAM to their names! Our two most recent graduates successfully passed the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine board exam last month! Dr. Kissel is now a Clinical Research Veterinarian in the Gene Therapy Group with the Perelman SOM at University of Pennsylvania, while Dr. Werts just started as a Veterinary Scientist at Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute. Please join us in congratulating them on this noteworthy accomplishment.