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  • Technology helps preserve fertility of boys with cancer

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  • Dr. Rita Fuchs Lokensgard Appointed as Chairperson of the Neurobiology of Motivated Behavior Study Section

    IPN's Dr. Rita Fuchs Lokensgard has been appointed as Chairperson of the Neurobiology of Motivated Behavior Study Section at the NIH Center for Scientific Review. Congratulations! 
  • Three WSU women in STEM win Goldwater Scholarships

    Three WSU women in STEM win Goldwater Scholarships WSU News
  • Neuroscience Undergraduate Student Receives Barry Goldwater Scholarship

    Congratulations to undergraduate Neuroscience student Julianna Brutman for receiving the Barry Goldwater Scholarship! 
  • Six IPN Faculty Named Jerry Newbrey Teaching Scholars

    Congratulations to the IPN faculty for being named Jerry Newbrey Teaching Scholars: 

    Dr. Cynthia Faux:  VM-512 - Veterinary Anatomy II
    Dr. Joseph Harding:  VM 513 - Veterinary Physiology I
    Dr. Steve Lampa:  VM-512 - Veterinary Anatomy II
    Dr. Peter Meighan:  VM-520 - Veterinary Physiology
    Dr. Patricia Talcott:  VM-523 - Veterinary Toxicology
    Dr. Patrick Wilson:  VM-512 - Veterinary Anatomy II
  • Three IPN Faculty Receive Promotions

    Congratulations to Dr. David Rossi, Associate Professor with tenure; Dr. Ilia Karatsoreos, Associate Professor with tenure; and Dr. Pete Meighan, Associate Clinical Professor! 
  • SMB Emeritus Professor Magnuson Honored

    SMB emeritus professor Nancy Magnuson will be honored March 31 with the Lane Rawlins Lifetime Achievement Award.  Dr. Magnuson spent her entire career at WSU, serving in various capacities and eventually leading the Graduate School and research divisions.  Dr. Magnuson is well known to colleagues, students and alumni for her constant engagement and promotion of WSU at the national and international levels. Congratulations Nancy! WSU News
  • Africa honors young scientist for infectious disease work.

    PULLMAN, Wash. – The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) this week recognized Washington State University’s Thumbi Mwangi as one of 22 early career scientists selected to be affiliates through 2021.
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  • Steve Hines received the 2016 WSU Faculty Member of the Year Award

    Steve Hines received the 2016 WSU Faculty Member of the Year Award presented at the Pacific Northwest Veterinary Conference banquet and award ceremony in October 2016. Dr. Hines is a professor in the department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology and has dedicated his life to improve the learning and overall experience for veterinary students at WSU. 

    Source: Advance Newsletter Winter 2017
  • Memorial Scholarship established for Jessica Brooks

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  • Rabies Kills 189 People Every Day. Here’s Why You Never Hear About It.

    Rabies is one of the most lethal viruses known to man. It kills virtually 100 percent of victims who don’t get the vaccine.

    Today, there is both the knowledge and the practical means to eradicate the disease, but it still causes 69,000 deaths worldwide every year. That’s 189 people a day.

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  • Toward Elimination of Dog-Mediated Human Rabies: Experiences from Implementing a Large-scale Demonstration Project in Southern Tanzania

    Toward Elimination of Dog-Mediated Human Rabies: Experiences from Implementing a Large-scale Demonstration Project in Southern Tanzania
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  • Mining the microbial dark matter

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  • Darrel Nelson Recognized with President's Employee Excellence Award

    IPN's Darrel Nelson has earned one of the 2016-2017 President's Employee Excellence Awards. To read more about this honor, view the story in the WSU News: Five earn annual President's Employee Excellence Awards
  • WSU looks for practices to thwart antimicrobial resistance

    PULLMAN, Wash. – The death last year of a woman in Reno, Nev., from an infection resistant to every type of antibiotic available in the U.S. highlights how serious the threat of antimicrobial resistance has become.
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  • Zach Howard to Deliver Undergraduate Research Presentation at Drosophila 2017

    School of Molecular Biosciences undergraduate researcher Zach Howard was selected as one of five presenters during the “Spotlight on Undergraduate Research” segment of the Genetics Society of America’s Drosophila 2017 conference (http://www.genetics-gsa.org/drosophila/2017/pages/sessionlisting/Workshops.shtml#sess301). The March 2017 event in San Diego, CA will gather researchers who employ this model system to study biological systems. Zach has been working in the laboratory of Dr. Alan Goodman (http://goodmanlab.com), identifying genes associated with the innate immune responses. Zach’s laboratory research is part of the School’s Students Targeted towards Research Studies (STARS) program (http://www.smb.wsu.edu/academic-training/undergraduate-studies/stars-program). Congratulations Zach!

  • WSU professor to join National Academy of Inventors

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  • Dr. Sid Gustafson (DVM '77, ’79) New book "Swift Dam"

    Gustafson-SidDr. Sid Gustafson (DVM '77, ’79) New book "Swift Dam"
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  • Congratulations to Laura Ahlers

    Laura Ahlers, a School of Molecular Biosciences doctoral candidate in the laboratory of Dr. Alan Goodman, has been awarded a Russ and Anne Fuller Fellowship for Interdisciplinary Research/Scholarship from the WSU Graduate School.  Laura studies the innate immune response to viruses employing a fruit fly model system, yielding two first-author publications in 2016.

     

    More information on the Goodman Lab is available here: http://smb.wsu.edu/faculty-trainees-and-staff/faculty/alan-g-goodman/lab

  • Darin Weed was selected to receive the Richard R. and Constance M. Albrecht Scholarship

    Darin Weed was selected to receive the Richard R. and Constance M. Albrecht Scholarship for the 2017/18 academic year.  Darin is a PhD student in the laboratory of Dr Anthony Nicola.
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