Congratulations to Emily Chiem and Haley Gamboa for being selected as recipients of the 2021 IBP Distinguished TA Teaching Award!

Congratulations to Emily Chiem and Haley Gamboa for being selected as recipients of the 2021 IBP Distinguished TA Teaching Award! This well-deserved honor recognizes teaching assistants who have made amazing contributions to and exemplified in undergraduate teaching. Thank you for your hard work fostering an engaging and intellectually rigorous learning environment that has impacted so many students. We are exceptionally proud!

Congratulations to Professor Elaine Hsiao for receiving a grant from the Research Corporation for Scientific Advancement

Congratulations to Professor Elaine Hsiao for receiving a grant from the Research Corporation for Scientific Advancement, to support innovative collaborative research with Dr. Amina Schartup (Scripps Institution of Oceanography)  and Dr. Mei Shen (University of Chicago)

Congratulations to Professor Ketema Paul for receiving an R01 grant from the NIH – National Institutes of Health for his research!

Congratulations to Professor Ketema Paul for receiving an R01 grant from the NIH – National Institutes of Health for his research titled, “Sex differences in the ability to recover from sleep loss: the roles of development and sex chromosome dosage”

Congratulations to Professor Rachelle H. Crosbie for receiving a T32 training grant from the NIH-NIAMS to support graduate students and postdoctoral fellows working on muscle cell biology, pathophysiology, and therapeutics.

Congratulations to Professor David Walker for receiving a grant from the NIH-NIA National Institute on Aging for his research!

Professor David Walker received a grant from the NIH-NIA National Institute on Aging for his research titled, “Role of Intestinal Homeostasis in Organismal Aging”

Congratulations Professor Xia Yang, who has just been appointed as the new Vice Chair for the Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Physiology (MCIP) IDP Ph.D. program!

Congratulations Professor Mark Frye for receiving a grant from the NIH-NINDS National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke for his research!

Professor Mark Frye received a grant from the NIH-NINDS National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke for his research titled, “Olfactory Neuromodulation of Visual Circuits and Behavior”

Congratulations to MCIP Ph.D. student. Monty Blencowe, (Xia Yang Lab) for receiving a prestigious two-year Predoctoral Fellowship award from the American Heart Association for his research!

MCIP Ph.D. student . Monty Blencowe, (Yang Lab) has received a prestigious two-year American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship award from the  American Heart Association for his research titled, “Delineating Gene Networks Linking Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease to CVD”

Congratulations to Professor Mark Frye and his lab (Ben J Hardcastle, Jaison J Omoto, Pratyush Kandimalla, Bao-Chau M Nguyen, Mehmet F Keleş and Natalie K Boyd) along with MCDB Professor, Volker Hartenstein for their recent publication!