Postdocs, graduate students and their advisors are invited to a special opportunity to meet Dr. Anja Armarche, Science Officer at the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, who will lead a webinar on the foundation’s fellowship programs.
In addition, Dr. Sabrina Spencer, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, recipient of the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Fellowship and recipient of the 2021 Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award, will provide perspective on how this support has influenced her training and scientific career.
The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation funds high-risk, high-reward cancer research and strives to enable young scientists who are brilliant, brave and bold enough to go where others haven’t.
3:00pm – Biochemistry Graduate Student Seminar:
Alli Schier, "Structure and Function of the Human CDK8 Module."
Patrick Mulvaney, "Exploiting Nucleosomal Recognition Sites to Modulate Chromatin Dynamics and Regulation."