Congratulations to three MBL alumni who are among the new Hanna Gray Fellows announced by Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) in September. These recent PhD and MD/PhD recipients will continue their training as postdoctoral fellows, and each will receive up to $1.4 million in funding over eight years, with mentoring and active involvement in the HHMI community. They are:
Adriane Otopalik, Columbia University (MBL Grass Fellow, 2017; Alumna, Neural Systems & Behavior course, 2013)
Thiago Monteiro Araújo dos Santos, Harvard University (Alumnus, Physiology course, 2014)
Arielle Woznica, UT Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Teaching Assistant/Research Facilitator, Physiology course, 2016, 2018)
The 2019 Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program competition is now open, with applications due on January 9, 2019.