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Talented Graduate Student Receives PhD

April 12, 2017

Han Shi, a graduate student in the laboratory of Yongchao Ma, PhD, presented his public thesis defense on April 12. Says Ma of his first graduate student, “Han independently developed a project on how aging affects dopaminergic neurons in Parkinson disease. During his time in my lab, Han has been a co-author on three publications and has won numerous awards.”
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Summer Scholarship Awards

May 12, 2017

Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute and Lurie Children’s are pleased to announce the 4 recipients of the 2017 Robert Louis Katz Summer Scholars Program and the 5 recipients of the Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute Summer Scholarship Award.
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FOCIS 2017

Start: 6/14/2017 8:00 AM
End: 6/17/2017 3:00 PM
Location: Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Avenue
Topic: Precision in Immunology. Keynotes: Frank Nestle, MD, Sanofi; Lewis Lanier, PhD, University of California, San Francisco and Aviv Regev, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; for additional information and to register, visit
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