In recognition of Graduate Student Appreciation Week, the Institute honored Cancer Cell Biology graduate students at this month’s tea time. There was cake along with traditional Tea Time goodies. Students were recognized during Tea Time by the CCB Scholarship Committee.
In addition, the CCB Graduate Student of the Year for 2081-2019 was announced. Congratulations to Tayvia Brownmiller who was selected by the CCB faculty. She received a $500 travel award.
Headline photo caption: WVU Cancer Institute Director, Dr. Richard Goldberg; Tayvia Brownmiller, graduate student and Scott Weed, director of Cancer Cell Biology Program.
Dr. Hannah Hazard-Jenkins, right, examines a patient at WVU’s Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center. Hazard-Jenkins is an advocate for the Norma Mae Huggins Cancer Research Endowment Fund, which provides support for clinical research trials at the WVU Cancer Institute. (WVU Photo)
Submissions sought for Robert E. Stitzel Award for Student-Generated Educational Media in Pharmacology
The Stitzel Award Competition is soliciting submissions of pharmacology educational media from students in any health professional or graduate program within the WVU Health Sciences Center.
The WVU Cancer Institute has enrolled two of the first three patients in a national clinical trial for a novel breast cancer vaccine.