Poster Session & New Investigator Awards

2019 New Investigator Award Winner

For Excellence in Biomedical Research: Sophia Sdao

Attenuation of Cyclin-Dependent Kinases in Young Beta Cells Phenocopies Aged Beta Cell Metabolism and Insulin Secretion

Sophia Sdao holding her New Investigator Award with her mentor Matthew Merrins
Sophia Sdao (left) holding her New Investigator Award with her mentor Matthew Merrins (right)

2019 New Investigator Award Winner

For Excellence in Social Science Research: Meghan Jenkins Morales

The Association Between Housing Cost Burden, Unmet Care Needs and Nursing Home Entry Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults

Meghan Jenkins Morales holding her New Investigator Award with IOA Administrator, Allison Zenke
Meghan Jenkins Morales (left) holding her New Investigator Award with IOA Administrator Allison Zenke (right)