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12th ANNUAL DRUG DISCOVERY FOR NEURODEGENERATION CONFERENCE
An Educational Course on Translating Research into Drugs
Presented by the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation
February 4-6, 2018 • Washington, DC

Scholarships

Each of the scholarships provides:

  • A single registration to attend the conference
  • Opportunity to present a poster at the conference
  • Name recognition in the program and on the conference website

Five Young Investigator Scholarship recipients have been selected to receive an Outstanding Young Investigator Award, which provides hotel accommodations. Scholarship recipients are expected to attend the 12th Annual Drug Discovery for Neurodegeneration Conference to receive the award.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

The applicant must be a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow. Postdoctoral applicants should have no more than four years of postdoctoral training. Physician-scientists are eligible to apply. The program has no geographic restrictions. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

  1. The applicant is required to submit an abstract of his/her research
  2. The applicant is required to present the corresponding poster at the meeting
  3. Accepted abstracts will be published as part of the conference book or the website.

2018 ADDF YOUNG INVESTIGATOR SCHOLARSHIPS

Congratulations to the 2018 ADDF Young Investigator Scholarship recipients:

Diana Acosta, PhD (cand.), Weill Cornell Medicine
Aida Adlimoghaddam, PhD, St. Boniface Hospital Research
Madhunika Agrawal, PhD, Panjab University
Heather Ballance, PhD, Boston University
Harshul Batra, PhD, Georgia State University
Manoj Govindarajulu, PhD (cand.), Auburn University
Sarah Hopp, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Karolina Janczura, PhD (cand.), University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Shanya Jiang, PhD, University of New Mexico
Priya Kashyap, PhD, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi, India
Yujin Kim, PhD (cand.), Mayo Clinic
Lucas Kraft, PhD (cand.), University of Sussex
Aarti Mishra, MS, University of Southern California
Ahmed Morsy, MS, Texas Tech Health Science Center
Emmanuel Olawode, PhD, Rhodes University
Andrea Popelova, PhD, Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry AS CR
Zainuddin Quadri, PhD, Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute
Deepa Rajan, Vanderbilt University
Sindhu Ramesh, PhD (cand.), Auburn University
Purnendu Sharma, MS, The University of Mississippi
Manjeet Singh, PhD, INRS-Institut Armand Frappier

2018 ADDF YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDS

Congratulations to the 2018 ADDF Young Investigator Awardees:

Mohammad Parvez Alam, PhD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Parco Chan, BS, University of Toronto

Sergio Rodriguez Labra, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research – University of Pennsylvania

Myuri Ruthirakuhan, PhD (cand.), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Nupur Verma, PhD, University of California, San Francisco