Author Archives: Sara

Walsh and Snyder win ELI Undergraduate Research Awards

Julia Walsh and Leah Snyder were awarded Engineering Learning Initiatives Research Awards for their proposals, “Localized effects of long-term bisphosphonate treatment in postmenopausal women” and “Understanding how existing treatments and next-generation treatments of osteoporosis affect bone composition”, respectively. Congrats!

Ganesan and Patel win second ELI Undergraduate Research Awards

Sandhya Ganesan and Himani Patel were awarded their second Engineering Learning Initiatives Research Awards for their proposals, “Characterization of Bone Compositional Properties in a Mouse Model of Brittle Bone Disease” and “Effects of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus on Bone Tissue Composition in Men”, respectively. Congrats! 

Social Event at Ithaca Beer Co

(L-R) Sara Sacher, Himani Patel, Sandhya Ganesan, Leyi Chen, Sashank Lekkala, Erik Taylor

Taylor recognized with young investigator award at ICCBMT

PhD student Erik Taylor was awarded a young investigator award at the International Conference on the Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Tissues in Quebec, Canada to present his abstract entitled, “Raman and FTIR bone mineral crystallinity and carbonate content differentially relate to analytical physical chemical measures”.

Congrats Erik!

Ganesan and Patel win ELI Undergraduate Research Awards

Sandhya Ganesan and Himani Patel were awarded Engineering Learning Initiatives Research Awards for their proposals, “Characterization of bone compositional properties in a mouse model of brittle bone disease” and “Effects of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus on bone tissue composition in men”, respectively. Congrats Sandhya and Himani!