The University of Chicago Marine Biological Laboratory recently hosted the 28th Molecular Parasitology Meeting where scientists from around the world presented and discussed the major areas of parasite molecular biology research.
I am very thankful and honored to be chosen to receive the Diversity Initiatives Career Development Award through which I attended the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) 2017 conference in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Through the generous support of the Society of Toxicology Diversity Initiatives Endowment Career Development Award, I attended the Gordon Research Seminar and Conference in Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Toxicity held in Andover, New Hampshire from August 12–18, 2017.
I’m a Computer Science PhD student enrolled in the BioFrontiers Institute Interdisciplinary Quantitative Biology program at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Thanks to the Diversity Initiatives Endowment Career Development Award, I attended the 10th World Congress in Alternatives to Animal Use.
The Society of Toxicology (SOT) has learned of the passing of long-standing member Rose N. Dagirmanjian. She joined SOT in 1966 and was a member of the Comparative and Veterinary Specialty Section. To learn more about her distinguished career, please refer to her obituary.