January Research Spotlight on Paola Mera, Ph.D.
January 1, 2017 -- Paola Mera is an assistant professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at New Mexico State University. In January's research spotlight, Dr. Mera talks about the experiences that led her to her current position and about navigating the transition from postdoctoral fellow to faculty member. Read more about Dr. Mera.
December Research Spotlight on Samira Musah, Ph.D.
December 1, 2016 -- Samira Musah is a Dean's Postdoctoral Fellow at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University. In December's research spotlight Dr. Musah describes her current work on developing patient-specific organs-on-chips microphysiological systems that are predictive of human developmental processes, disease phenotypes, and therapeutic responses. Read more about Dr. Musah.
November Research Spotlight on Gentry Patrick, Ph.D.
November 1, 2016 -- Gentry Patrick is an associate professor and vice-chair of the Neurobiology Section of the Division of Biological Sciences at the University of California, San Diego. In November's research spotlight, Dr. Patrick talks about how establishing mentor-mentee relationships with his graduate and post-graduate advisers was fundamental to his success as a neuroscientist. Read more about Dr. Patrick.