Duke CVRC announces recipients of CVRC Mandel Travel Award

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The Duke Cardiovascular Research Center (CVRC) has announced the recipients of the CVRC Mandel Travel Award for the upcoming Stanford-Duke Cardiovascular Research Symposium in Palo Alto, California.

The recipents of the travel award are Laura Winger, PhD, who is a postdoc in the Lefkowitz Lab, and Hasan Abbas, who is an MD, PhD candidate in the Kontos Lab. The travel awards are each for funds up to $2,000.

The Stanford-Duke Cardiovascular Research Symposium will be held Nov. 29-30, 2018. The keynote speaker is Brian Kobilka, MD, who shared the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Robert Lefkowitz, MD.