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Diabetes Research Center Diabetes Day 2016 – Poster Prize Winners Announced

Diabetes Day poster winners

The Diabetes Research Center is pleased to announce the Poster Prize winners of the Diabetes Day Poster Session held in the Farrell Learning and Teaching Center at Washington University on November 10, 2016.

The Diabetes Research Center’s Annual Diabetes Day is designed to showcase outstanding recent developments in diabetes research and to foster new scientific collaborations among our members. Our judges were extremely impressed by the breadth and quality of work demonstrated by the presenters during the poster session. The poster session concluded with a talk by Dr. Ragu Mirmira, “Islet β cell dysfunction in diabetes: too much HETE or too much HYP?”

The Prize Winners

First Place Basic Science Category

 Zeno Lavagnino, PhD

Zeno Lavagnino, PhD

Second Place Basic Science Category

Manuel Gutierrez, PhD

Manueal Guitierrez, PhD

First Prize Clinical/Translational Science

Stephen Stone, MD

Stephen Stone. MD

Second Prize Clinical/Translational Science

Olga Neyman, PhD

Olga Neyman-PhD