Dr Ros Kemp has received an award as part of the American Association of Immunologists' Travel for Techniques Program. This program assists member PIs in their efforts to expand their skill sets to benefit their research. AAI reimburses award recipients as much as $1,500 in travel expenses incurred on a trip to another laboratory to learn a technique.
As many as 7000 potential students and their families enjoyed the campus experience at yesterday's Tertiary Information Day.
Dr Raymond Staals, Postdoctoral Fellow in the Fineran Lab, is a part of an international research team that has just published in the high-profile journal Science.
Congratulations to Sam Norton, who was one of the winners in the latest round of the Genesis Oncology Trust Professional Development Award.
Yesterday evening the Science Community of Otago launched its new monthly lecture series "Let's Talk Science". The informal lectures are aimed at any students with an interest in science, and feature popular University of Otago science lecturers.