Professor Elise Morgan has been named the 2013 recipient of the Kappa Delta Young Investigator Award. This award is given annually by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. http://www.bu.edu/me/2012/11/20/prof-elise-morgan-receives-the-2013-kappa-delta-young-investigator-award/
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Amira Hussein’s poster presentation “Predictions of Vertebral Strength using QCT and Intra-Vertebral Heterogeneity in Density vs. DXA” won a Presidential Poster Competition award at the recent annual meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. The award is given to junior investigators based on the “quality of their discussions [with the judges] and the data embodied in their posters.” The ASMBR meeting is attended by ~5000 US and international researchers.
Undergraduate Research Assistant Kamil Makhnejia has been awarded funding for Fall 2012 to continue research in biomechanics.
Ph. D student Amira Hussein has been selected to present research at the prestigious ASBMR Annual Meeting President’s Poster Competition. Amira wil present “Predictions of Vertebral Strength using QCT and Intra-Vertebral Heterogeneity Density vs. DXA”
Congratulations to Megan Sperry, David Berry and Keri Mroszyzck for receiving Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) funding for Fall 2010! We are excited to have them working in the lab.
Daniel Bellin, an undergraduate in the lab since 2007, has won a DoD National Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship. He will pursue his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University beginning this fall.
Karen Chien, an undergraduate in the laboratory since 2005, has won an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. She will pursue her Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering at Northwestern University beginning this fall.