Navigation Links
Penn State researcher wins Entomological Society of America award
Date:10/20/2008

Consuelo M. De Moraes, associate professor of entomology, Penn State, is the first recipient of the Early Career Innovation Award from the Entomological Society of America (ESA).

The award honors young professionals working in entomology who have demonstrated innovation through contributions within any area of specialization research, teaching, extension, product development or public service. The award will be presented at the 2008 ESA Annual Meeting in Reno, Nev., on Nov. 16, 2008.

A native Brazilian, De Moraes earned her B.Sc. in ecology from the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais. She received her doctorate in entomology from the University of Georgia. De Moraes' primary scientific interests are in understanding the critical roles of chemical communication in ecological interactions. She focuses on the role of plant volatiles in mediating interactions among plants and insects.

De Moraes' has also received a variety of awards, including a David and Lucile Packard Foundation Fellowship for Science and Engineering, the Beckman Young Investigator Award, and the DuPont Young Professor Award. She recently received a National Science Foundation CAREER award. De Moraes is active in teaching and outreach and is particularly committed to promoting the integration of minorities and women in science.


'/>"/>

Contact: A'ndrea Elyse Messer
aem1@psu.edu
814-865-9481
Penn State
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Penn State receives new NASA astrobiology grant
2. NC State takes lead in crime scene investigation training
3. L-1 Identity Solutions Receives $5.9 Million Drivers License Contract Expansion from the State of Mississippi
4. NC State researchers get to root of parasite genome
5. Iowa State engineer works to clean and improve engine performance
6. Nitrate concentrations of ground water increasing in many areas of the United States
7. K-State professors USDA research shows mad cow disease also caused by genetic mutation
8. Iowa State wins $18.5M grant to create NSF Center for Biorenewable Chemicals
9. Stem cell research puts interstate rivalry on hold
10. NC State first university in nation to offer canine bone marrow transplants
11. Height linked to risk of prostate cancer development and progression
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/24/2017)... Spain , Feb. 24, 2017  EyeLock LLC, a ... demonstrate its elite iris biometric solution on the ... X16 LTE at Mobile World Congress 2017 ... Qualcomm,s Booth in Hall 3, Stand 3E10. ... the Qualcomm Haven™ security platform—a combination of ...
(Date:2/16/2017)... FRANCISCO , Feb. 16, 2017  Genos, ... today announced that it has received Laboratory Accreditation ... CAP Accreditation is presented to laboratories that meet ... who demonstrate scientifically rigorous processes. "Genos ... excellence in laboratory practices. We,re honored to be ...
(Date:2/10/2017)... Feb 10, 2017 Research and ... "Personalized Medicine - Scientific and Commercial Aspects" to ... ... Diagnosis is integrated with therapy for selection of treatment as ... detection and prevention of disease in modern medicine. Biochip/microarray technologies ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:3/22/2017)... Worcester, Mass. (PRWEB) , ... March 22, 2017 ... ... to scale up human tissue regeneration from small lab samples to full-size tissues, ... injuries: how to establish a vascular system that delivers blood deep into the ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... , March 22, 2017  UBM and ... to announce their extended partnership and the third ... headlined by the 21 st Annual MassMEDIC ... taking place May 3-4, 2017. ... Technology Association (ADVAMED) President and CEO, Scott ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... March 22, 2017 Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. ... www.oramed.com ), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical ... delivery systems, announced today that Dr. Miriam ... a presentation titled, "Oral Insulin for Diabetes Treatment: ... Healthtech Institute,s Oligonucleotide and Peptide Therapeutics (OPT) Boston Conference in ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... March 22, 2017 The global ... a research report by Transparency Market Research (TMR). The ... Inc., and AbbVie Inc., accounted for a share of ... players in this market are focusing aggressively on mergers, ... which is likely to lead to market consolidation in ...
Breaking Biology Technology: