Travel grants to cover travel for meetings and conferences are available to IU School of Medicine postdoctoral trainees who are designated in the IUIE system as a postdoctoral trainee (AC1 or FLP designation). The next deadline for the Postdoc Travel Award, to attend a conference between December 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019, is November 8, 2018 at 4 pm EST.
The recipients of the spring 2018 Postdoc Travel Award are:
Jose Casasnovas, Ph.D. Department of Pediatrics
Abstract: Identification of candidate targets in transcriptome of islets from offspring exposed to high glucose in utero
Conference/Meeting: American Diabetes Association- 78th Scientific Sessions (June 2018)
Sudha Savant, Ph.D. Department of Medical Sciences, IUSM Bloomington
Abstract: Oxidative damage-induced epigenetic changes in intestinal stem cells and tumorigenesis Conference/Meeting: Intestinal Stem Cells and Colon Cancer: Biology to Therapy (September 2018)
Christopher Reissaus, Ph.D. Department of Pediatrics
Abstract: Longitudinal intravital imaging of in vivo roGFP2 biosensor-labelled β-cells Conference/Meeting: Midwest Islet Club (May 2018)
ElizabethSierra Potchanant,Ph.D. Department of Pediatrics
Abstract: A patient-tailored mouse model to enable development of gene and cell therapies for Barth syndrome Conference/Meeting: American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy 21st Annual Meeting (May 2018)
Preethi Krishnan, Ph.D. Department of Endocrinology
Abstract: Identification of sex-specific miRNA and mRNA expression patterns in type 1 diabetes Conference/Meeting: The 2018 HIRN Annual Investigator Meeting (May 2018)
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Joydeep Ghosh is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine.