GSBS Student Awarded PhRMA Foundation Grant

Karen Dowell, a GSBS student in the Functional Genomics track, was awarded a two-year Predoctoral Fellowship in Informatics by the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) Foundation.   The title of Karen’s grant is:  “StemNET: Exploring Stem Cell and Cancer Biology Through Bayesian Network Machine Learning.”  

PhRMA Informatics awards are intended to support career development for scientists engaged in cutting-edge research in information technology and experimental validation, thus advancing the integration of molecular and clinical approaches into problems of pharmacological concern.