Category: Latest News

March, April, May 2020: Zoom, zoom, zoom!

Covid19 has sent us home but we are determined to continue doing great science. We are busy writing manuscripts, grants and dissertations, and we continue to meet regularly via zoom.…

April 2020: Clayton won the prize for best poster presentation by a graduate student at UVA’s ID Research Day.

Our lab is on a strike! After Rachel and Eugenia in 2019, Clayton was awarded the best poster presentation at UVA’s ID Research Day 2020. Congratulations Clayton!!!

August 2019: R03 funded!

Our R03 grant application “ Endometrial Organoids to Model Chlamydia Infection (AI146649)” is funded by the NIAID!

July 2019: Happy Birthday Lab

Our Lab turned 4 this month!!!  

July 2019: Rachel’s Book Chapter

After many, many, many, many months, Rachel’s book chapter is finally on line! https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31385278  

July 2019: Clayton was Reappointed to the Infectious Diseases Training Grant

Congratulations to Clayton for being re-appointed to the NIH Infectious Disease Training Grant (T32 AI007046).  

June 2019: Team Effort for a New Lab Publication

Eugenia, Rachel and Clayton publish in PlosOne: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31170215  

June 2019: Clayton moves on to candidacy.

Congratulations to Clayton who received an unconditional pass for his Qualifying Exam.

March 2019: 19th Chlamydia Basic Research Society (CBRS) Meeting in Seattle, WA

Rachel and Eugenia gave a talk, Clayton presented a poster and Isabelle was elected Secretary/Treasurer for CBRS. The 2020 meeting will be in Berlin, Germany!!!  

February 2019: ID Research Day, Eugenia and Rachel awarded a prize for best poster presentation!

The lab attended and presented posters at UVA Infectious Diseases Research day. We are proud of Eugenia and Rachel for winning a prize for best poster presentation! Congratulations ladies!!!