Bethesda, MD – FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Northwest Chapter Regional Meeting in Wenatchee, WA from April 17-19, 2014. These awards are meant to promote the entry of students, postdoctorates, faculty and research scientists from underrepresented groups into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young scientists at the ACSM Northwest Chapter Regional Meeting. This year MARC conferred 1 award totaling $1000.
The FASEB MARC Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health. A primary goal of the MARC Program is to increase the number and competitiveness of students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty and research scientists from underrepresented groups engaged in biomedical and behavioral research.
The following participant has been selected to receive a FASEB MARC Poster/Platform Presenter Travel Award:
Vanessa Martinez, University of Idaho