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2018 Biochemistry Department Retreat


3rd 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 20th & 21st
Student Life Center Board of Trustees Room



The event began on Feb 20 from 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm, concluding with a poster session over wine and cheese. The retreat continued on Feb 21 for a full day from 8:30 am – 7:00 pm, concluding with an awards reception with drinks and Hors d’oeuvres. See the complete agenda and poster submissions.

Award Winners

Best Talk (Overall): Justin Marinko $300
Honorable Mention Talk (Graduate Student): Elizabeth Gibson $200
Honorable Mention Talk (Post-Doc): Sarah Wessel $200
Best Poster (Overall): Sarah Arcos $200
Honorable Mention Poster (Graduate Student): Evan Perry $100
Honorable Mention Poster (Post-Doc): Jessica Moore $100
Leon W. Cunningham, PostDoc: Yan Su $1000
Leon W. Cunningham, Graduate Student: Kami Bhat $1000
Chytil Travel Awards: Romell Gletten and Matt Albertolle


Planning Committee

Kelly Barnett (Hodges Lab)

Alexandria Oviatt (Osheroff Lab)