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Congrats to Erica for Receiving the Advanced Research and Creative Endeavor Award and Goldwater Scholarship Nomination!

Undergraduate student Erica Wagner recently received the $3,000 Advanced Research and Creative Endeavor Award from the Northeastern University Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships for her work on drug delivery to intervertebral disks. She was also named a 2019 Barry Goldwater Scholarship nominee. Congrats Erica!

Erica Receives Conference Travel Awards!

Congratulations to undergraduate student Erica Wagner, who received two $500 conference travel awards from the Northeastern University Honors Program and Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships to present at the ORS Conference in Austin, TX this February!

Congrats to Armin for Publishing his First Paper!

Congratulations to PhD student Armin Vedadghavami, who recently published his first paper in Acta Biomaterialia, titled: “Cartilage penetrating cationic peptide carriers for applications in drug delivery to avascular negatively charged tissues.” A link to the paper can be found here. Armin’s ongoing work is focused on conjugating cationic peptide carriers with drugs and contrast agents which will be followed by in vitro and in vivo evaluation.