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Palomino and Taylor recognized by NSF GRFP

PhD student Pablo Palomino was awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, and PhD student Erik Taylor received Honorable Mention. Congratulations Pablo and Erik!

Xu awarded ELI Undergraduate Research Award

Xiangyun (Joyce) Xu was awarded an Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award for her proposal entitled, “Characterization of tissue composition in Type II diabetic human bone.” The ELI grant provides support for living and research expenses for her research in the lab this summer. Congratulations Joyce!

Diaz awarded ELI Undergraduate Research Award

David Diaz was awarded an Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award for his proposal entitled, “Assessment of bone tissue composition in a mouse model of Type II diabetes.” The ELI grant provides support for research expenses for his research in the lab this fall. Congratulations David!

Lloyd receives 2014 ASBMR Young Investigator Award

The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research has awarded PhD student Ashley Lloyd a 2014 Young Investigator Award for her abstract “Cortical Tissue from Postmenopausal Women with Atypical Fractures Shows Reduced Heterogeneity in Nanomechanical Properties.” She will accept the award at the ASBMR Annual Meeting in Houston, TX September 11-15 2014.

Lloyd selected to participate in EFF/ASBMR Eighth Fellows Forum on Metabolic Bone Diseases

PhD student Ashley Lloyd was selected to participate in the Endocrine Fellows Foundation/American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) Eighth Fellows Forum on Metabolic Bone Diseases. She will attend the forum prior to the 2014 ASBMR annual meeting at the at the Hilton Americas Houston, Houston, TX, September 10-11, 2014.

Diaz wins ELI Undergraduate Research Award

David Diaz was awarded an Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award for his proposal entitled, “Assessment of bone tissue composition in a mouse model of Type II diabetes.” The ELI grant provides support for research expenses for his research in the lab this summer. Congratulations David!

Halarnkar wins ELI Undergraduate Research Award

Natasha Halarnkar was awarded an Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award for her proposal entitled, “Assessment of bone tissue composition in a mouse model of Type II diabetes.” The ELI grant provides support for research expenses for her research in the lab this summer. Congratulations Natasha!

Chin wins ELI Undergraduate Research Award

Michelle Chin was awarded an Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award for her proposal entitled, “Effect of bisphosphonates on bone tissue composition in postmenopausal women with fragility fractures.” The ELI grant provides support for research expenses for her senior thesis work this fall. Congratulations Michelle!

Donnelly receives ASBMR Harold M. Frost Young Investigator Award

The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research has awarded Prof. Donnelly the Harold M. Frost Young Investigator Award. She will accept the award at the Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology in Sun Valley, ID August 4-7 2013. More information is available at the ASBMR award announcement.

Chin wins ELI Undergraduate Research Award

Michelle Chin was awarded an Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award for her proposal entitled, “Effect of bisphosphonates on bone tissue composition in postmenopausal women with fragility fractures.” The ELI grant will support her work in the lab this summer. Congratulations Michelle!