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Kavitha Gnanasambandan receives International Student Award

Published: November 20th, 2009

Kavitha Gnanasambandan has won an International Student Award from the University of Florida International Center. Kavitha is a third year IDP graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Peter Sayeski.

Drs. Kasahara and Cardounel are Promoted

Published: July 10th, 2009

Congratulations to Hideko Kasahara, M.D., Ph.D.,  and A. J. Cardounel, Ph.D., who have both been promoted to Associate Professor in our department.

2009 Kalra Awards for Endocrine Physiology

2009 Kalra Awards for Endocrine Physiology

Published: June 17th, 2009

Drew Taylor (left) and Karen Eberhart (right) have been honored with the 2009 Pusha S. Kalra Award for Endocrine Physiology. They are shown here with Dr. Kalra.

Annet Kirabo receives Medical Guild Award

Published: May 27th, 2009

Annet Kirabo (mentor: Peter Sayeski) has received a Medical Guild Research Incentive Award in recognition of her outstanding research. Previous recipients of this award include: Adam Mecca (mentors: Colin Sumners […]

Daisy Daubert accepts Assistant Professorship

Published: April 28th, 2009

Daisy Daubert, Ph.D., has accepted an Assistant Professorship at Ferris State University in Michigan.  Daisy has been a postdoctoral associate in Debbie Scheuer’s lab for several years.  Her appointment will […]

2009 APS and NIH travel award recipients

Published: April 17th, 2009

Leslie White (mentor: Chris Baylis) and Arthur Pope (mentor: A. J. Cardounel) have both received Minority Travel Fellowships from the American Physiological Society (APS) and The National Institute of Diabetes […]

Jacqueline Sayyah receives a Ph.D. Degree

Published: March 27th, 2009

Jacqueline Sayyah has successfully defended her dissertation research and has been awarded a Ph.D. in Physiology.  Peter Sayeski was her faculty mentor.

A. J. Cardounel appointed to NIH Study Section

Published: March 20th, 2009

A. J. Cardounel, Ph.D., has been appointed as a permanent member of the “Atherosclerosis and Inflammation of the Cardiovascular System Study Section” of NIH’s Center for Scientific Review.  The appointment […]

Andres Acosta receives Medical Guild Award

Published: March 17th, 2009

Andres Acosta (mentor: Sergei Zolotukhin) received this year’s Medical Guild Award for the IDP’s Physiology And Pharmacology Concentration.

Judy M. Delp joins our department

Published: October 29th, 2008

Judy M. Delp, Ph.D., has joined our department as an Associate Professor.  Research in her laboratory focuses on determining the effects of aging on the microvasculature of skeletal muscle and […]