NOVEMBER 9-10, 2017 | SKYTOP LODGE

Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics and

The Graduate Group in Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics

 

Awards

The Josh Wand First Place Poster Award in Biophysics and the Kate Ferguson First Place Poster Award in Biochemistry will be awarded to the top posters by graduate students in each category. These awards were established to honor the past two BMB graduate group chairs. Second and third place prizes will also be awarded in each category.

Eligible posters are those with a graduate student as the first author. Winners will be selected by first and second year BMB students.

 

P. Leslie Dutton Award for Outstanding Publication

The P. Leslie Dutton Award for Outstanding Publication is awarded annually for an outstanding lead-author publication by a student in the Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics graduate program. The prize is presented at the Retreat, with the winner asked to give a short presentation.

 

Ruth Keris Award for Departmental Service (New this year)

The Ruth Keris Award for Departmental Service is awarded annually to honor a graduate student, postdoc, staff member, or faculty who has contributed conspicuously to the community spirit of the department or graduate group. This award honors the work of Ruth Keris and the invaluable imprint she has left on the department, the BMB graduate group, and the University after many decades of service.