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...

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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...

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Congratulations, Alicia and Lauren!

Alicia Braxton, DVM and Lauren Peiffer, DVM, DACVP, have received NIH LRP awards! Both are PhD candidates in the Cellular and Molecular Medicine graduate program and postdoctoral trainees in MCP’s T32-funded research training program. The NIH LRP (Loan Repayment...

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Congratulations to Jessica Herrod, DVM!

Congratulations to Jessica Herrod, DVM on her receipt of a GLAS Grant (Grants for Laboratory Animal Science) for her project “The use of midazolam as an appetite stimulant and anxiolytic in the common marmoset”. This project is mentored by...

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Congratulations Casey Kissel, DVM, MLAS!

Join us in congratulating Casey Kissel, DVM, MLAS on her new position as a Clinical Research Veterinarian with the Gene Therapy Group at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. We are proud of her accomplishments, and can’t...

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Congratulations, Dr. Ihms, DVM, PhD, DACVP!

We are proud to share that Beth Ihms, DVM, DACVP, can officially add PhD to her list of degrees! Dr. Ihms has successfully defended her thesis “Unraveling the pathogenesis of cavitary tuberculosis”, mentored by Dr. William Bishai, MD, PhD,...

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Congratulations Yiyao Huang!

Yiyao Huang, MD has received a 2019 P30 Pilot Award from the JHU NIMH Center for Novel Therapeutics for HIV-associated Cognitive Disorders for her application on brain-derived extracellular vesicles and RNA. She has also successfully competed for a 2019...

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