Congratulations to Anna Kane for her Poster Presentation Win!
NICHD Graduate Student Anna Kane, advised by Dr. Sohyun Ahn, received a poster presentation award at the 7th Annual NIH Graduate Student Research Symposium for her new proposal "Sonic hedgehog and notch interactions in neural stem cells." Congrats Anna!
Congratulations to Amir Gandjbakhche for making the front cover!
A figure from NICHD investigator Amir Gandjbakhche's paper, "Optimizing Multiphoton Fluorescence Microscopy Light Collection from Living Tissue by Non-contact Total Emission Detection (epiTED)" was selected as the cover image for the February 2011 issue of the Journal of Microscopy. Congrats to Amir and his co-authors, colleagues from NHLBI and NINDS.
FARE abstracts due this month!
FARE (Fellows Award for Research Excellence) winners receive a $1,000 travel award to be used toward the presentation of novel research at a scientific meeting. Submit your abstract online from February 22 through March 22, 2011 via http://felcom.od.nih.gov/subCommittee/fare.aspx. Abstracts will be judged on the basis of scientific merit, originality, experimental design, and overall quality/presentation. Don't miss this opportunity: twenty-five percent of applicants will receive a travel award!
NICHD Fellows Lunch Outing
Join us for an NICHD Fellow lunch outing to a local favorite: ROCK BOTTOM BREWERY in Bethesda. Grab a salad, pizza, burger, or brew¬ery classic while chatting with colleagues!
Where and when to meet:
On WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, we will meet in front of BUILDING 50 at 12:45PM. To reach Rock Bottom Brewery, we will use the employee pedestrian exit that is just south of building 38A. We will then walk along the trolley trail to Norfolk Ave. If your building is already near the south side of campus, feel free to meet us at the pedestrian exit. Hope to see you there!!!