Laurels: Fall 2017
Fall 2017 Laurels and Awards
The GSA would like to congratulate all of the students who have recently received travel awards, research awards, pre-doctoral grants, and other honors. Please see their names and awards below.
GSA Fall Research Award Winners:
GSA 4th Quarter Travel Award Winners:
Pre-doctoral Fellowships and F31 Recipients:
Maya L. Hanna
Lain Hostelley: "Interaction of exocrine and endocrine pancreas in obesity ciliopathies" (mentor: Norann Zaghloul)
Michael White: "Probing a novel extended cortical circuit supporting top-down attention" (mentor: Dr. Brian Mathur)
Maggie Matern: "To be or not to be: GFl1 as a critical factor in hair cell fate and survival" (mentor: Dr. Ronna Hertzano)
Forensic Medicine Outstanding Young Investigator Award Recipients:
Outstanding Young Investigator Awards were presented to the following Forensic Medicine MS students at the 6th International Conference of Evidence Law and Forensic Science (ICELFS), held in Baltimore on August 14 to 17, 2017:
Nicole DeMonte, Bincy Mariyam and Thankachan Deeksha Sridhar presented “Teenage Homicides in the State of Maryland: an Analysis of Forensic Autopsy Cases between 2006-2015”
Shi Feng, Allison Hausen, and Kendra Ireigbe presented “Evaluation of Elder Homicides in State of Maryland, 2005-2015”
Brittani Massey, William Johnson, and Mohammed Sait, presented “Deaths from Electrocution: an Evaluation of Death Scene Investigation and Autopsy Findings"
Shi Feng also received the "Best Paper Award.”
Congratulations to them all! To be mentioned in future issues of the Grad Gazette, please contact GSA public relations (firstname.lastname@example.org).