Bethesda, MD FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the American College of Sports Medicine 61st Annual Meeting, 5th World Congress on Exercise is Medicine and World Congress on the Role of Inflammation in Exercise, Health and Disease in Orlando, FL from May 27-31, 2014. These awards are meant to promote the entry of students, post doctorates and scientists from underrepresented groups into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young scientists at the 61st ACSM Annual Meeting.
This year the MARC Program conferred 72 awards totaling $133,200.
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 groups engaged in biomedical and behavioral research.
The following participants have been selected to receive a FASEB MARC Travel Award:
POSTER/ORAL PRESENTER (FASEB MARC PROGRAM)
Ricardo Berrocal, Universidad Inter-Americana
Jennifer Blankenship, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Jeremiah Cedric Campbell, Florida State University
Cameron Carter, University of Michigan
Adrian Chavez, Arizona State University
Austria Cho, California State University, Fullerton
Anthony Ciccone, California State University, Fullerton
Daniel Conde, The University of Texas at El Paso
Sarah Deemer, Texas Woman's University
Wilfredo Feliciano Hernandez, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
Gina Gallardo, St. Mary's University
Jorge Granados, West Texas A&M University
Nathaniel Jenkins, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Oliver Jenkins, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Annette Jimenez, University of Puerto Rico
Joe-Angel Lopez, University of Texas, Brownsville
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