Archives for April 2017

Emter Named Fellow of Cardiovascular Section of APS

The American Physiological Society recently announced the award of, “Fellow of Cardiovascular Section of APS,” for Craig Emter, PhD, associate professor of Biomedical Sciences. This fellowship recognizes established research investigators with both meritorious research in the field of cardiovascular physiology as well as meritorious publication of physiological research in this field. Emter will be recognized […]

Magnusson Awarded NIH Predoctoral Fellowship to Study SIDS

The National Institutes of Health have recently awarded Jennifer Magnusson, a graduate student in the laboratory of Assistant Professor Kevin Cummings, PhD, a predoctoral fellowship to study whether serotonin maintains heart rate and blood pressure during sleep. Currently, there are approximately 4,000 sleep-related infant deaths that occur in the United States alone each year, most […]

Biomedical Sciences Fellow Honored for Research

The American Physiological Society (APS) has awarded T. Dylan Olver, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow in the College of Veterinary Medicine Department of Biomedical Sciences, with a Novel Disease Model Award. The award was given to recognize Olver’s research into the causes of vascular dementia caused by heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, which involves the […]