Congratulations to 2018 NMRI Workshop Travel Grant Recipient, Dr. Alexandra Aguilar-Perez!
Date: March 22, 2018
ASBMR is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2018 NMRI Workshop Travel Grant, Dr. Alexandra Aguilar-Perez! Dr. Aguilar-Perez is a Doctor of Philosophy Biomedical Sciences at the Indiana University School of Medicine. The NMRI Workshop Travel Grant provides funding to send one researcher to the Network of Minority Health Researchers Annual Workshop in Bethesda, Maryland. The major objective of the network and annual workshop is to encourage and facilitate participation of members of underrepresented population groups and others interested in minority health in the conduct of biomedical research in the fields of diabetes, endocrinology, metabolism, digestive diseases, nutrition, kidney, urologic and hematologic diseases. A second objective is to encourage and enhance the potential of investigators in choosing a biomedical research career in these fields.