Graduate Research Day 

The School of Graduate Studies held their annual Graduate Student Research Day on November 3, 2017.  During this day-long event, graduate students from a variety of labs and departments presented their research either through posters, three minute talks (also known as an “elevator talk”) and ten minute talks.  Congratulations to all of the winners of this year’s event!

Poster Winners:

  • First place – Ayesha Umrigar, Department of Genetics (Mentor: Dr. Fern Tsien)
  • Second place – Kirsten Termine, Department of Genetics (Mentor: Dr. Diptasri Mandal)
  • Third place – Paul Stoulig, Department of Physiology (Mentor: Dr. Patricia Molina)

Three Minute Talk Winners:

  • First Place – Zachary Stielper, Department of Physiology (Mentors: Dr. Patricia Molina and Dr. Nicholas Gilpin)
  • Second place – Katelyn Robillard, Neuroscience Center of Excellence (Mentor: Dr. Jennifer Lentz)
  • Third place – Thomas Flanagan, Department of Pharmacology (Mentor: Dr. Charles Nichols)

Ten Minute Talk Winner:

  • Robert Fuchs, Department of Pharmacology (Mentor: Dr. Eric Lazartigues)