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2019 Biochemistry Department Retreat


4th Annual Biochemistry Department Retreat
Sponsored by the Biochemistry Student Association

The goal of this retreat is to learn more about the research that takes place throughout the Biochemistry Department!

February 12th & 13th
Student Life Center



The event began on Feb 12 from 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm, concluding with a poster session over wine and cheese. The retreat continued on Feb 13 for a full day from 8:30 am – 7:00 pm, concluding with an awards reception with drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

Award Winners

Leon W. Cunningham, Postdoc: Kareem Mohni, Cortez lab
Leon W. Cunningham, Graduate Student: Elizabeth Gibson, Osheroff lab

Chytil Travel Award: Kelly Barnett, Hodges lab

Laura Busenlehner Award: Hui Huang, Sanders lab

Best Poster (tie):
Johanna Schafer
Alex Trevisan

Honorable Mention Posters:
Jorge Rua Fernandez
Emily Kounlavong
Natalia Kozlyuk

Best Talk:
Michael Reddish

Honorable Mention Talks:
Lindsay Redman
Christian Meyer


Planning Committee

Justin Marinko (Sanders lab)
Sarah Glass (Guengerich lab)
Sarah Arcos (Ascano lab)
Esha Dalvie (Osheroff lab)