SAVE THE DATE
San Antonio Postdoctoral
September 21, 2017
Larry S. Schlesinger, M.D.
Texas Biomedical Research Institute (TBRI)
President & CEO
“Tuberculosis: Ongoing challenges and the road
forward in scientific approaches”
Call for Abstracts
The San Antonio Postdoctoral Research Forum (SAPRF) and Distinguished Lecture
is hosted by the UTHSCSA Postdoctoral (UP)
Association. SAPRF provides an opportunity to showcase research by postdocs at the TBRI, USAISR, UTHSCSA, and UTSA.
Multi-institutional, research and networking symposium that showcases postdocs from several research enterprises within San Antonio.
Features prominent invited guest speaker & presentation prizes.
2016 SAPRF Winners
SALSI UTHSCSA AWARD WINNER — $750
Kennedy Mdaki, PhD
40LYSOCARDIOLIPIN ACYLTRANSFERASE 1 (ALCAT1) CONTROLS CELLULAR BIOENERGETICS THROUGH CARDIOLIPIN REMODELING IN ADULT CARDIOMYOCYTES AND AORTIC SMOOTH MUSCLE CELLS
UTHSCSA 1ST PLACE AWARD WINNER — $750
Harshita Gupta, PhD
23TUMOR-INTRINSIC PD-L1 PROMOTES TUMOR INITIATING CELL GENERATION AND VIRULENCE
UTHSCSA 2ND PLACE AWARD WINNER — $500
Suryavathi Viswanadhapalli, PhD
63ESR1 COREGULATOR BINDING INHIBITOR (ECBI): A NOVEL AGENT FOR TREATING HORMONE THERAPY RESISTANT BREAST CANCER
UTHSCSA 3RD PLACE AWARD WINNER — $250
Niannian Ji, PhD
31CLINICAL AND IMMUNOLOGIC OUTCOMES OF BCG PRIMING PRIOR TO INTRAVESICAL INDUCTION IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR NONMUSCLE INVASIVE BLADDER CANCER