Recent happenings with Hébert team members!
Seth Kattapong-Graber joins the lab as a PhD student – welcome Seth!
Asif Maroof joins our group as a Research Assistant Professor – welcome Asif!
The lab receives a prestigious $1M Methuselah Foundation award.
Joanna Krzyspiak successfully defends her thesis.
Matthew Fontanese joins the lab as a Research Assistant – welcome Matthew!
Rohan Hofland, MD/PhD student, joins the lab – welcome Rohan!
Joanna receives a competitive travel award for the 2021 ASNTR meeting. Yeay!
Nicolas Buitrago completes the PostBac program and will start as a PhD student at Rice University this Fall in the Synthetic Biology program!
Dan (Mike) Pineda graduated from the residency program and will be starting his fellowship in the Cleveland Clinic, Las Vegas branch this month!
Marta Gronska-Peski receives the prestigious Marmur Award for her thesis work. Congratulations!
Dr. Hiroko Nobuta, postdoc, accepts an Assistant Professor position at Rutgers University.
Hiroko is awarded a New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) postdoctoral grant in addition to her postdoc-to-independent investigator transition award.
Nkechime Ifediora, Research Assistant, chooses Columbia University to pursue her PhD studies.
Dr. Marta Gronska-Peski, PhD student, accepts a postdoc position at the NY University Medical School.
Alexandra Quezada, PhD student, is granted a New York State Stem Cell Science (NYSTEM) Training Program in Stem Cell Research award.
Alex completes her qualifying exam with honors.
Joanna Krzyspiak, PhD student, gives an invited nanosymposium talk at the Society for Neuroscience 49th Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL, USA.
Marta gives an invited nanosymposium talk at the Society for Neuroscience 49th Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL, USA.
Nachiket Kamatkar, PhD student, accepts a postdoc position at Columbia University.
Nachiket successfully defends his thesis.
Michelle Antoine, PhD student, after a postdoc at UC Berkeley with Dan Feldman, accepts a faculty position as lab Chief at the NIAAA, National Institutes of Health
Jayleecia Smith, Research Assistant, chooses Cornell Medical School for her MD studies.
Marta gives an invited talk at the Undoing Aging conference in Berlin, Germany.
Joanna is granted a New York State Stem Cell Science (NYSTEM) Training Program in Stem Cell Research award.
Marta gives an invited talk at the Gordon Research Conference on FGFs in Development and Disease in Ventura, CA, USA.
Marta is granted a 2-year New York State Stem Cell Science (NYSTEM) Training Program in Stem Cell Research award.
Nicholas McKeehan, Research Assistant, accepts a position as Assistant Director, Aging and Alzheimer’s Prevention, at the Alzheimer Drug Discovery Foundation.
Hiyaa Ghosh, postdoc, accepts an Assistant Professor position at the National Center for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, India.
Michelle Antoine, PhD student, receives the prestigious Miller Research Fellowship for her new postdoc at the University of California Berkeley.