Sept. 2017-Congratulations to Mike for receiving a prestigious F99/K00 award from The National Cancer Institute! This award gives Mike 2 years of funding to finish his Dissertation work in our lab, and then 4 years of funding in a postdoctoral position!
2017- Nice shout-out to Mel from the ALSF regarding the postdoctoral fellowship grant she received in 2016 and the work she is doing on medulloblastoma!
Congratulations to Becky on her recent graduation (Dec. 2017)! Becky is moving on to a Scientist job at the Gates Biomanufacturing Center where she is working on CAR T-cell therapy. We wish her all the best!
Congrats to Hengbo on his recent publication in Nature Communications, as a co-first author along with Lingdi Zhang from the Zhao lab! Hengbo is shown here with his committee member, James DeGregori, after giving a talk at the King Symposium sponsored by the Department of Pathology and the Cancer Biology Graduate Program.
Congrats to Jessica for receiving a competitive Colorado Clinical Translational Sciences Initiative TSI predoctoral fellowship in 2017! As part of this fellowship, Jessica will continue to perform her work to understand the progression of rhabdomyosarcoma, using zebrafish, rodent, and human models, and will also gain some clinical insight into pediatric sarcomas through her shadowing of Tim Garrington at Children's Hospital, an Associate Professor in Pediatrics and Director of the Pedi-Heme Onc Fellowship Program.