This year, ASPET made five awards to graduate and postdoctoral trainees who are involved in active research projects that involve in vivo pharmacology or are focused on organ systems as an integral part of their research efforts. The ASPET-IRP Awards were highly competitive with 108 applications received. Predoctoral students receive stipends totaling $22,000 in direct costs; postdoctoral trainees will receive a stipend of $32,000 in direct costs. The ASPET-IRP Award is for one year and concludes December 31, 2013.
Postdoctoral Award winners are:
Sarah C. Petersen, Ph.D.
Washington University School of Medicine
Nicolette A. Louissaint, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University
Merrie Mosedale, Ph.D.
The Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences
Pre-doctoral Award winners are:
Ryan P. Ceddia
Gilbert W. Kim
Thomas Jefferson University