PHARMACOLOGY NEWS AND EVENTS

Congratulations to Melodi Bowman on taking 1st place for Best Presentation Poster Session, in the Graduate Student Category, for the Neuropharmacology Division of ASPET!!!

 
bowman recv award

Neuroscience Graduate Student Melodi Bowman won 1st place for Best Presentation Poster Session, in the Graduate Student Category, for the Neuropharmacology Division of ASPET at EB2017. The ASPET Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2017 was held in Chicago at the McCormick Place Convention Center from April 22-26, 2017.


The title of Melodi's poster is: 'Antidepressant-like effects of ketamine in serotonin transporter knockout mice and organic cation transporter 3 knockout mice'.


Experimental Biology (EB) is the annual meeting of six societies comprised of more than 14,000 scientists and 50 guest societies. Primary focus areas include anatomy, biochemistry and molecular biology, investigative pathology, nutrition, pharmacology, and physiology. EB 2017 is open to everyone with interest in the latest research impacting life sciences. Attendees represent scientists from academic institutions, government agencies, non-profit organizations and industry. This multidisciplinary, scientific meeting features plenary and award lectures, workshops, oral and posters presentations, on-site career services and exhibits spotlighting equipment, supplies and publications required for research labs and experimental study.


Melodi conducts research in the lab of Lyn Daws, Ph.D., Professor in the Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology and is supported in part by the Neuroscience T32 Grant Program.


Congratulations Melodi!


bowman w/other award winners

Melodi pictured with fellow graduate student winners