Research Development Grant Recipient attends the National Cancer Institute’s Grant Writing Workshop

Mississippi University for Women professor and research, Dr. Ghanshyam Heda recently attended the NCI Grant Writing Workshop in Little Rock, Arkansas. This workshop provided Dr. Heda with valuable information about various grants and the submission process. He was also able to build connections with other researchers. Dr. Heda said that being able to have one-on-one…

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Student Spotlight: Academic-Year Scholar, Katie Penton

Congratulations to 2017 Mississippi INBRE Academic-Year Scholar, Katie Penton on receiving one of only eight prestigious Mississippi Space Grant Consortium Graduate Research Fellowships! This Academic-Year Scholar has recently begun working on her graduate degree in the Master of Science in Natural Science program at Delta State University. Since her time as a Mississippi INBRE Academic-Year…

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Catching up with 2014 Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar, Keith Cobb, Jr.

Tougaloo student, Keith Cobb, has continued to conduct research even after his experience as a Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar. While still working on his undergraduate degree at Tougaloo College, Keith is conducting research in the lab of Mississippi INBRE Research Development Grant recipient, Dr. Bidisha Sengupta. His research is entitled, “DNA Sequences Dictate the Properties…

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Catching Up with 2015 Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar, Danielle Reed

Tougaloo College graduate, Danielle Reed has continued to excel in her field since completing her experience as a Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar. After graduation from Tougaloo and the completion of her summer experience, Danielle joined the staff at Open Arms Health Center. Currently, Danielle is working at LabCorps while pursuing a Masters of Public Health…

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Student Spotlight: Academic-Year Scholar, DJ Hawkins

Mississippi INBRE Academic-Year Scholar, DJ Hawkins recently received an award for an outstanding research presentation in the Chemistry Division at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students in Phoenix, AZ. As a Millsaps College student, DJ conducted research entitled “Maleimide Coupled Doxorubicin.” Congratulations, DJ. We look forward to seeing where your Mississippi INBRE Scholar…

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Mississippi INBRE Sends Students to National Conference, ABRCMS

Mississippi INBRE is proud of our Scholars, faculty and staff who represented Mississippi at the 2017 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students on November 1-4, 2017. Mississippi INBRE had seven Scholars representing six institutions at this year’s conference. Each student worked hard on their presentations and represented Mississippi well. Those in attendance included: Mississippi…

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Catching up with 2004-13 Mississippi INBRE Academic-Year Scholar, Dr. Davida Crossley

Dr. Davida Crossley has gone far since working as a Mississippi INBRE Academic-Year Scholar. Dr. Crossley did her research in the lab of Dr. Glen Shearer at The University of Southern Mississippi during her undergraduate and graduate careers. Upon receiving her doctorate from USM, she began teaching at Alcorn State University as an assistant professor…

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