Dan wins NIH New Innovator Award!

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Part of the NIH Common Fund’s High-Risk, High-Reward Research program, the New Innovator Award provides 1.5M to support exceptionally creative, early-career investigators who propose innovative, high-impact projects. See story in Stanford Medicine news.

Dr. David Garcia wins Burroughs Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowship!

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The Burroughs Wellcome Fund Postdoctoral Enrichment Program provides a total of $60,000 over three years to support career development activities. Only 10 are awarded annually. Congratulations David!

Zach Harvey wins top CSB retreat poster prize!

Posted by on Sep 3, 2015 in Lab News | No Comments

Congratulations Zach! Congratulations to David as well who tied for third place.

David Garcia wins poster prize!

Posted by on Aug 14, 2015 in Lab News | No Comments

Congratulations to postdoc David Garcia who just won a poster prize at the Epigenetics Gordon Conference.

Dan receives a 2015 Kimmel Scholars Award!

Posted by on Aug 9, 2015 in Lab News | No Comments

The Kimmel Scholar Awards were created to advance the careers of gifted, young scientists involved in cancer research. Those selected are chosen for demonstrating the greatest promise and innovation in their work and must be in the early stages of their research careers. Sidney Kimmel, the organization’s namesake, founder of The Jones Group Inc., and […]

Dan Receives NSF-CAREER Award

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Lab News | No Comments

Dan Jarosz has just received an NSF-CAREER Award. CAREER: The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research within the context […]

Anupam wins Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship!

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in Lab News | No Comments

Huge congratulations to postdoc Anupam Chakravarty, who has just been awarded a prestigious postdoctoral fellowship from the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation! This highly selective fellowship supports theoretical and experimental research relevant to the study of cancer and the search for cancer causes, mechanisms, therapies and prevention. Since its inception in 1946, twelve scientists supported […]

Michelle wins Berry Postdoctoral Fellowship!

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in Lab News | No Comments

Huge congratulations to Jarosz lab postdoc Dr. Michelle Zeman on winning a Walter and Ida Berry postdoctoral fellowship. This prestigious fellowship was created “to benefit humanity through advancing and expanding the understanding of children’s health and disease in both the clinical and basic medical sciences.” That goal is continued through the ongoing Berry Foundation’s generous […]

Dan receives Searle Scholar Award

Posted by on Aug 9, 2014 in Lab News | No Comments

Dan Jarosz has just been named one of fifteen researchers granted the Searle Scholar Award for his work on “Protein Folding: A Capacitor of Evolutionary Change, Disease, and Development.” Each year, the Scientific Advisory Board reviews applications from all over the country to discover young, early career scientific investigators that have a strong future in […]