Winning posters from HSC Postdoctoral Research Forum on display in Briscoe Library

The top three Outstanding Poster Presentations from the first annual Postdoctoral Research Forum and Distinguished Lecture are on display in the entrance of the Briscoe Library. The event, sponsored by the UTHSCSA Postdoctoral Association took place on September 17, 2013.

The awardees are:

First place: Jennifer Phipps, PhD

Are Intravascular Optical Coherence Tomography Bright Spots In Human Coronary Arteries Always Macrophages?

Mentor: Dr. Marc Feldman, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, Division of Cardiology; Texas Heart Institute, Cardiovascular Pathology; University of Texas Austin, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Second place: Matthew Rowan, PhD

Opioid-induced Hyperalgesia Contains A Peripheral Component

Mentor: Dr. Nathan Jeske, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Third place: Stacy Hussong, PhD

Systemic Effects Of Decreased Neuronal mTOR Signaling

Mentor: Dr. Veronica Galvan, Department of Physiology, Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, Research Imaging Center at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

The posters will be displayed until the November 1, 2013.