Navigation Links
Henry M. Jackson Foundation names fellowship award winners
Date:8/25/2009

Rockville, Md. (Aug. 25, 2009) The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Inc. has selected three promising Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences doctoral students to receive fellowships for the 2009-2010 academic year. The program, established in 1988, is comprised of two Henry M. Jackson Fellowships and one Val G. Hemming Fellowship. Each fellow receives a stipend and travel support.

Kathleen Jones, a sixth-year graduate student in the Emerging Infections Diseases program, won the Val G. Hemming Fellowship. Jones works in the laboratory of Dr. Douglas "Scotty" Merrell. Her project focuses on understanding how variants in a specific gene in the human pathogen Helicobacter pylori affect disease development. The pathogen infects more than half the world's population and can cause a range of maladies, including gastritis, ulcer disease and gastric carcinoma. She has identified a link between particular sequences in a virulence gene and the development of gastric cancer in epidemiological studies.

Kristen Hamilton and Robert Clark, both sixth-year students in the Medical and Clinical Psychology program, won Henry M. Jackson Fellowships.

Hamilton is completing her thesis project in Dr. Neil Grunberg's laboratory. Following her master's work that compared nicotine withdrawal in male and female adult rats, Hamilton is now investigating the effect of stress on impulsivity, and how increased stress and impulsivity affect nicotine craving. Her work is aimed at gaining a better understanding of how stress and impulsivity affect nicotine use and more generalized drug abuse.

Clark works in the laboratory of Dr. Tracy Sbrocco, where he focuses on the cultural, behavioral and psycho-physiological basis of sexual dysfunction. Currently, he is interested in how a menopausal woman's personal view of her sexuality may affect her sexual health and quality of life, with a focus on potential differe
'/>"/>

Contact: JoAnn C. Sperber
jsperber@hjf.org
301-294-1234
Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Grosse Pointes Cottage Hospital Joins Henry Ford Health System
2. CNS Response, Inc. Names Henry T. Harbin, MD to Board of Directors
3. Fund-Raiser for Henry Ford Hospitals Stroke Program
4. Program for Stroke Survivors and Friends Hosted by Henry Ford Hospital
5. Repligen Elects Earl Henry, M.D. to the Board of Directors
6. Michigan Quality Council (MQC) Names Henry Ford Health System 2007 State Quality Award Recipient
7. AAPD to Present 2008 Henry B. Betts Award to International Human Rights Disability Advocate Eric Rosenthal
8. Cardiac Science Announces HeartCentrix(R) ECG Informatics Connectivity With Henry Schein Medical Systems MicroMD(R) EMR 5.0
9. Henry Ford Hospital expands research on gene and radiation therapy for prostate cancer
10. Henry Ford Hospital to study effectiveness of a new procedure that may help emphysema suffers
11. Stella Mora Henry to Present The Eldercare Handbook at Aging in America Joint Conference of National Council on Aging & The American Society on Aging March 27-29
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/15/2014)... September 15, 2014 Stem cells are ... and can divide (through mitosis) to produce more stem ... of cardiovascular diseases, leukemia (a kind of hematological system ... kidney and other parenchymal organs, etc. , Currently, cord ... amid stem cell upstream sectors and even the whole ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... In addition to hosting, Stone Chiropractic ... Chair massages will be offered by Katherine Smith LLMT, ... homemade jams and muffins. Elaine Bauman from Beauty ... teach about doTERRA Essential Oils while Amira Watters will ... from face-painting to a coloring table and more. ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... 15, 2014 Ticketability.com can offer online customers ... Toyota Center, and Smoothie King Center. Fans are happy to ... first headlining tour in a period of three years. , ... 2014 concerts at Ticketability.com. , Colorado concertgoers who reside in ... 1st Bank Center. Texas fans have two chances to see ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... 2014 Recently, Top 10 Best ... compared many web hosting companies and announced that ... best suppliers for webmasters from all over the ... hosting plan. The company’s approach to hosting is ... accessible and powerful enough for anyone to use. ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... With a simple swab of the cheek, ... insight to help personalize the treatment for patients with vascular ... ideal approach to medicine is preventive care. But, it can ... will respond to specific drugs. A simple cheek swab test ... the physician to tailor medical therapy and optimize outcomes. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Global and China Stem Cell Industry Report 2014-2017 Now Available at ChinaMarketResearchReports.com 2Health News:Global and China Stem Cell Industry Report 2014-2017 Now Available at ChinaMarketResearchReports.com 3Health News:Global and China Stem Cell Industry Report 2014-2017 Now Available at ChinaMarketResearchReports.com 4Health News:Stone Chiropractic Brings Local Businesses Together for a Community Fall Festival 2Health News:Stone Chiropractic Brings Local Businesses Together for a Community Fall Festival 3Health News:Ticketability.com Unleashes 2014 Usher Tickets for 1st Bank Center, American Airlines Center, Toyota Center, and Smoothie King Center Concerts 2Health News:Top 10 Best SEO Hosting: Justhost And Bluehost Are The Best Suppliers For Webmasters 2Health News:Center for Vascular Medicine Offers Genetic Testing For Personalized Vascular Care 2
... causes of defects on the production , lineOTTAWA, Feb. ... systems are used by companies around the world to ... been named a preferred supplier to one of the ... a key growth market for the company. , To ...
... Products Completely Safe, Include No Ingredients from PCA -NEW YORK, ... not affected by the Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) recall, ... any variety of KIND Fruit + Nut Bars or KIND ... that PCA is the focus of their investigation concerning a ...
... WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 25 Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ... industry, today announced that an interactive Trabecular Metal (TM) ... presence at the 76th annual American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons ... will showcase a number of new product launches that span ...
... University of Texas M. D. Anderson ... Gamma Knife (R) Perfexion(TM), an advanced ... or more lesions in the head in a ... http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090225/CL74742 )"Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion suits our ...
... Quality Award Recipient & Magnet Recognition Program ... Patient Engagement to Improve Hospital PerformanceBETHESDA, Md., ... users conference hosted by GetWellNetwork, Inc., the ... solution, will bring together physicians, nurses, educators ...
... China Sky One,Medical, Inc. ("China Sky One Medical" ... a,leading fully integrated pharmaceutical company producing,over-the-counter drugs in ... its wholly owned subsidiary, Harbin Tian Di Ren ... of its Sumei Slim Patch into,South Korea and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Sciemetric makes the grade with major medical device manufacturer 2Health News:KIND Snacks Unaffected by Peanut Butter Recall 2Health News:Zimmer Presents Trabecular Metal Technology Experience at AAOS Annual Meeting 2Health News:Zimmer Presents Trabecular Metal Technology Experience at AAOS Annual Meeting 3Health News:Zimmer Presents Trabecular Metal Technology Experience at AAOS Annual Meeting 4Health News:Zimmer Presents Trabecular Metal Technology Experience at AAOS Annual Meeting 5Health News:M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Acquires Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion for Targeted Brain Lesion Treatments 2Health News:M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Acquires Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion for Targeted Brain Lesion Treatments 3Health News:GetWellNetwork Announces GetConnected2009 2Health News:GetWellNetwork Announces GetConnected2009 3Health News:China Sky One Medical, Inc. Exports Sumei Slim Patch to South Korea and Sudan 2Health News:China Sky One Medical, Inc. Exports Sumei Slim Patch to South Korea and Sudan 3
(Date:9/12/2014)... 12, 2014  Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... industrial protective clothing for industry, municipalities, healthcare and ... local levels, today announced the global availability of ... Ebola virus.  In response to the increasing demand ... healthcare workers and others being exposed to Ebola, ...
(Date:9/12/2014)... Israel , Sept. 12, 2014 InSightec, ... be on site at the ASTRO 56 th ... for alleviating pain caused by bone mets. ... scientific event in the world, attracting more than 11,000 ... at how scientific innovations combine technology and biology to ...
(Date:9/12/2014)... LONDON , Sept. 12, 2014 ... new disposable product ranges. The latest additions to ... congresses of the European Cataract and Refractive Surgeons ... The launches include Vitra™ Probes, ... Quantel Supra and Vitra™ laser systems. The laser ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Lakeland Industries Announces Global Availability of Hazmat Suits for Ebola 2Lakeland Industries Announces Global Availability of Hazmat Suits for Ebola 3Lakeland Industries Announces Global Availability of Hazmat Suits for Ebola 4InSightec is inviting ASTRO 2014 attendees to learn about its Oncology MR-guided Focused Ultrasound solution for alleviating pain caused by bone mets 2Quantel Medical Announces Addition Of Two New Disposable Products To Portfolio 2Quantel Medical Announces Addition Of Two New Disposable Products To Portfolio 3
... OCEANSIDE, N.Y., Sept. 1 Ellman International, Inc., a ... devices for surgical and aesthetic procedures, announced that Frank ... position of Chief Operating Officer (COO), Executive Vice President. ... medical device professional who will help guide the company,s ...
... 1 Graymark Healthcare , Inc. (Nasdaq: ... which Walgreen Co. will acquire substantially all of the ... Graymark Healthcare . Graymark expects to realize a total ... AR, expenses and proceeds from the liquidation of remaining ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Ellman International Announces Executive Team Hire 2Graymark Healthcare Agrees to Sell Pharmacy Division to Walgreens Creating Pure Play Sleep Apnea Company 2Graymark Healthcare Agrees to Sell Pharmacy Division to Walgreens Creating Pure Play Sleep Apnea Company 3
... Detect™ IgM Capture ELISA is for the ... WNV recombinant antigens (WNRA) in serum as ... of West Nile virus infection in patients ... results must be confirmed by Plaque Reduction ...
Adult; dilates 6.0 to 34.0 French; individually packaged, sterile....
The removable inflation adapter allows the ureteroscope to be removed after the catheter is in place. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
The removable inflation/injection adapter allows the cystoscope to be removed after the catheter is in place. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Medicine Products: