FASEB Diversity Resources Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Southeast American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting held in Chattanooga, TN, February 15-17, 2018. These awards are meant to promote the entry of students, post doctorates and scientists from underrepresented groups into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young scientists at the SEACSM Annual Meeting. This year FASEB Diversity Resources Program conferred 6 awards totaling $6,000.
The FASEB Diversity Resources Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health. A primary goal of the Diversity Resources Program is to increase the number and competitiveness of underrepresented groups engaged in biomedical and behavioral research.
The following participants have been selected to receive a FASEB Mentored Travel Award:
LaShana Brown, Columbus State
De’Andre Henderson, Virginia State University
Dahlia Johnson, Virginia State University
Marek Madro, Florida Atlantic University
Niya Middleton, Virginia State University
Phung Tran, Georgia State University