Navigation Links
MARC Travel Awards announced for the 2010 Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting
Date:9/20/2010

Bethesda, MD The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the 2010 Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas from October 6-9, 2010. These awards are meant to promote the entry of underrepresented minority students, postdoctorates and scientists into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young scientists at the 2010 BMES Annual Meeting.

Awards are given to poster/platform presenters and faculty mentors paired with the students/trainees they mentor. This year MARC conferred 9 awards totaling $16,650.

The FASEB MARC Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health. A primary goal of the MARC Program is to increase the number and competitiveness of underrepresented minorities engaged in biomedical and behavioral research.

The following poster/platform presenters have been selected to receive FASEB MARC Travel Awards:

Leethaniel Brumfield, III, North Carolina State University
Princess Imoukhuede, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
Martha Sosa, University of California Riverside [BMES member]
Thurman Young, North Carolina State University

The following faculty/mentors and students/trainees have been selected to receive FASEB MARC Travel Awards:

Dr. Chenzhong Li, Florida International University [BMES member]
Evangelia Hondrous, Florida International University
Gaine Cesar, Florida International Univesity [BMES member]

Denny Carvajal, Florida International University
Ana I. Pena, Florida International University [BMES member]


'/>"/>

Contact: Fran Yates
fyates@FASEB.org
301-634-7109
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. MARC Travel Awards announced for the 2010 Society for Leukocyte Biology Meeting
2. MARC Travel Awards announced: The 2010 Società Italiana di Patologia XXX National Congress
3. K-state researchers explore physiological effects of space travel with NASA grant
4. Drugs encased in nanoparticles travel to tumors on the surface of immune-system cells
5. Traveling microorganisms
6. Crocodiles ride ocean currents for ocean travel
7. Dr. Alecia Willis honored as the 2010 Signature Genomic Laboratories Travel Award winner
8. Increasingly threatened loggerheads follow their own paths in travel, eating
9. Joshua E. Neimark Memorial Travel Assistance Award winners
10. The Genetics Society of America announces DeLill Nasser Travel Award recipients
11. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2010 Student Travel Awards
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/20/2016)... , June 20, 2016 Securus Technologies, ... technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and ... prisons involved, it has secured the final acceptance ... facilities for Managed Access Systems (MAS) installed. Furthermore, ... facilities to be installed by October, 2016. MAS ...
(Date:6/15/2016)... ALBANY, New York , June 15, 2016 ... published a new market report titled "Gesture Recognition Market ... Trends and Forecast, 2016 - 2024". According to the ... at USD 11.60 billion in 2015 and is ... and reach USD 48.56 billion by 2024.  ...
(Date:6/9/2016)... -- Paris Police Prefecture ... to ensure the safety of people and operations in several ... tournament Teleste, an international technology group specialised in ... that its video security solution will be utilised by ... safety across the country. The system roll-out is scheduled for ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... WI (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... supplements, is pleased to announce the launch of their brand, UP4™ Probiotics, into ... for over 35 years, is proud to add Target to its list of ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital has signed a ... serve as their official health care provider. As ... provide sponsorship support, athletic training services, and most ... athletes and families. "We are excited ... to bring Houston Methodist quality services and programs ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... SAN FRANCISCO , June 23, 2016   ... it has secured $1 million in debt financing from ... to ramp up automation and to advance its drug ... for its new facility. "SVB has been ... goes beyond the services a traditional bank would provide," ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Ky. , June 23, 2016 ... two Phase 1 clinical trials of its complement ... placebo-controlled, single and multiple ascending dose studies designed ... pharmacodynamics (PD) of subcutaneous injection in healthy adult ... subcutaneously (SC) either as a single dose (ranging ...
Breaking Biology Technology: