Lab News

Dr Rebecca R Crawford (2017): 
Awarded PhD from the Dept of Pharmacology- LSU Health New Orleans- Class of 2017
Current position: Postdoctoral fellow- Mentor Dr John Schuetz, St Jude Children's Hospital, Memphis TN
 
Josef Rowe (2017): 
Graduated from the MD-Doctor of Medicine program at LSU-Health New Orleans- Class of 2017
Current position: Anesthesiology Resident- UAB Hospital, Birmingham AL
 
Charity F Sylvester (2017): 
Accepted to the MD-Doctor of Medicine program at LSU-Health New Orleans- Class of 2021

Lisa O Nguyen (2017): 
Accepted to the MD-Doctor of Medicine program at LSU-Health New Orleans- Class of 2021

Rebecca R Crawford (2015): 
Selected for Attendance at the St Jude National Graduate Student Symposium
Featured in the Louisiana Advocate article: Jan 17, 2016

Imran N Mungrue, Eugenia T Prescott, Charity F Sylvester and Rebecca R Crawford (2015): 
American Heart Association- Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS) Scientific Sessions.
Abstract: Knockout of the Pro-Apoptotic ER-Stress gene Chac1 in mice results in Embryonic Lethality and Activation of the Notch Pathway.

Rebecca R Crawford (2015): 
The Amercian Society for Pharmacology and Exerimental Therapeutics (ASPET).
Division for Toxicology
Graduate Student Best Abstract Award- 3rd place.

Rebecca R Crawford, Eugenia T Prescott, Joseph S Rowe & Imran N Mungrue (2015): 
Experimental Biology Meeting- Poster presentation.
Abstract: A role for CHAC1 in Acetaminophen Hepatoxicity.
ASPET Graduate Student Travel Award to Rebecca R Crawford.

Rebecca R Crawford, Eugenia T Prescott & Imran N Mungrue (2014): 
American Heart Association-Scientific Sessions- Poster presentation.
Abstract: A novel ATF4 Dependent ER-stress Induced Transcriptional Unit Within the CHAC1 Promoter.
ATVB Travel Award for Young Investigators to Imran N Mungrue.

Eugenia T Prescott (2014):
FASEB MARC Grantsmanship Training Program Travel Award to attend the 2014 Postdoctoral Preparation Institute: Career Transitions meeting in Bethesda, MD from June 5-6th, 2014.

Charity F Sylvester (2014):
SMDP: Summer medical and Dental Enrichment Program at Yale University School of Medicine

Rebecca R Crawford, Ashlee N Higdon, Eugenia T Prescott & Imran N Mungrue (2014):
Experimental Biology Meeting- Poster presentation.
Abstract: CHAC1 catabolizes glutathione and mediates heme toxicity.
ASPET Graduate Student Travel Award to Rebecca R Crawford.

Rebecca R Crawford, Ashlee N Higdon & Imran N Mungrue (2013):
American Society for Cell Biology Meeting- Poster presentation
Abstract: CHAC1 catabolizes glutathione and mediates heme toxicity.

Rebecca R Crawford (2013-2017):
Louisiana Board of Regents Superior Graduate Student Training Program in Integrative Pharmacological Sciences and Therapeutics

Charity F Sylvester (2013):
LSUHSC-Summer research Internship poster session:Undergraduate category: Third place prize

Charity F Sylvester (2013):
LSUHSC-Summer research Internship.