March 13, 2020

Student Research Day Winners

Congratulations to all of the winners of Student Research Day Competitions!

Megan Reed

 

Megan Reed is a 5th year graduate student in the lab of Dr. Robert Eoff. She won first place in the graduate student division as well as second place for the Bhuvan Award for Excellence in Biochemistry Research for her poster entitled “hpol k is essential for maintaining genomic stability in glioblastomas”.

 

 

 

Dustyn Barnette

 

Dustyn Barnette is a 5th year graduate student in the lab of Dr. Grover Paul Miller. He won first place for the Bhuvan Award for Excellence in Biochemistry Research for his poster entitled “Dual mechanisms suppress meloxicam bioactivation relative to sudoxicam”

 

 

 

Allie Davis

 

Allie Schleiff is a 3rd year graduate student in the lab of Dr. Grover Paul Miller. She won third place for the Bhuvan Award for Excellence in Biochemistry Research for her poster entitled “Bioinformatic, Computational, and Experimental Assessment of the Bioactivation of Structurally Similar Haloaromatic NSAIDs into Reactive Quinones”

 

 

Kirk West

 

Kirk West, Ph.D., an alum of the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department, is currently a post-doctoral fellow in the lab of Dr. Justin Wai Chung Leung. He won first place in the postdoctoral division.