Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Jorge Ivan Alvarez wins prestigious Werner Risau Prize

Dr. Jorge Ivan Alvarez, a postdoctoral fellow under the supervision of Dr. Alexandre Prat, received the prestigious Werner Risau Prize that underlines the outstanding achievements in the field of endothelial cell biology. This work was published in the Science journal. http://www.sciencemag.org/content/334/6063/1727.short

This award of 4000 € is accompanied by an invitation to present the studies of the laboratory of Dr. Alexandre Prat at the 35th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Cell Biology. http://www.werner-risau-prize.org/Prize/prize_intro.html



PhD student Shahnaz Shahrbanian wins an award at the 18th Annual Conference of the International Society for Qualityof Life Research (ISOQOL)

“The International Society for Quality of Life Research presented the award for excellence to Shahnaz Shahrbanian, PhD candidate, in recognition of superior achievement in quality of life research presentation as exemplified by ISOQOL New Investigator/ Student Award for her poster presentation entitled: Symptom Cluster in Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis at the 18th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research, “Pushing the Boundaries: Frontiers of Health Related Quality of Life Research”- October 26-29, 2011, Denver, Colorado”.