Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2016’

Sarah Ackerman wins the 2016 Needleman Prize!

Congratulations, Sarah! The now Dr. Ackerman has achieved the Washington University Graduate Student Trifecta! First the Olin, then the O’Leary, and now the 2016 Needleman Prize. This award is given annually to a graduating student at Washington University who has demonstrated outstanding achievements in the field of Pharmacology.

Congratulations, Dr. Ackerman!

Sarah Ackerman has successfully defended her Ph.D. – Sarah did an amazing job and we are excited to see what she’ll accomplish in her postdoctoral training! Congratulations, Sarah!
Congratulations, Dr. Ackerman!
Dr. Ackerman & lab

Congratulations again, Sarah A.!

Sarah AckermanĀ is one of two 2016 O’Leary Prize winners. The O’Leary Prize recognizes the most original and important accomplishments performed by pre- or postdoctoral trainees at Washington University. Congratulations, Sarah!

New Fellowship

Amy Herbert has been awarded a 2-year F31 NRSA from the NIH/NINDS to support her studies on a mutant she discovered in our forward genetic screen. Congratulations, Amy!