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 2021 Annual Research Symposium

November 5, 2021, 10:00 am – 2:00pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden and Zoom

The research symposium highlights the varied research conducted by graduate students, residents, postdoctoral and clinical fellows, and faculty of the Department. It serves to introduce the Department’s research activities to new trainees, and to promote scientific interactions and collaborations among researchers across the Department and University. The symposium will feature both oral and poster presentations by researchers in the Department and guest speakers.

The schedule of events is available HERE.


2021 Symposium Award Winners

Excellence in Research Presentation Award – Cherise Glodowski
“Single Cell RNA-Sequencing Identifies Intra-Tumoral Cellular Heterogeneity and
Drug-Induced Subpopulation Shifts in TNBC Mouse Models”

cherise glodowski


Excellence in Research Presentation Award – Johnny Castillo Cabrera
“SGK3 Controls the Expression of Innate Immunity Regulators through NDRG1 in Macrophages”


Student Trainee Choice Award – Taylor Dismuke
“Drug Resistance in Medulloblastoma Targeted with Olig2 Inhibitor, CT-179”


2019 Joe Grisham Excellence in Teaching AwardScott Williams