Posts written by alvarez

Naomi Sayre (PI) & Erzsi Kokovay (co-I) – New R01!

August 17, 2023

Congratulations to Naomi Sayre (PI) and Erzsi Kokovay (co-I) on a new R01!


CSA Faculty & UTSA Collaborators – Awarded a Mays Cancer Center & UTSA Cancer Moonshot Pilot Award!

August 14, 2023

Congratulations to two CSA faculty and their UTSA collaborators for being awarded a Mays Cancer Center & UTSA Cancer Moonshot Pilot Award! Yidong Bai and Hyoung-gon Lee LuZhe Sun and Yufeng Jin


Laura Johnson – Acceptance of Symposium Proposed for the AAA Meeting, March 2024!

August 11, 2023

Congratulations to Laura Johnson on the acceptance of the symposium she proposed for the AAA meeting in March 2024! The Symposium is titled, Reconsent in Whole Body Donation: Ethical and Practical Considerations in Support of Emerging Clinical and Educational Technologies.


Iriscilla Ayala – Slot on the Translational Science Training Award for a Postdoctoral Fellow!

August 11, 2023

Congratulations to Iriscilla Ayala and mentor Luke Norton for receiving a slot on the Translational Science Training award for a postdoctoral fellow!


Angel Dominguez – Selection to a Slot on the IMSD Training Grant!

August 10, 2023

Congratulations to Angel Dominguez and mentor Pei Wang, for Angel’s selection to a slot on the IMSD training grant!


Kaitlyn Bejar – Slot on the Translational Science Training T32!

August 10, 2023

Congratulations to Kaitlyn Bejar and mentor Robin Leach. Kaitlyn was awarded a slot on the Translational Science Training T32!


Laura Johnson, Ph.D. – Science Advocacy Fellow for the AAA!

August 2, 2023

I am very pleased to announce that Laura Johnson, PhD, was selected to be a science advocacy fellow for the American Association of Anatomists (AAA)! She will attend a SciComm Boot Camp, the AAA Capitol Hill day and write policy briefs for the AAA Board of Directors. This is a two year fellowship. Congratulations to […]


Jessica Bergden, Ph.D. – Welcome to the Department of CSA!

August 1, 2023

I’m please to announce that today is the first day as part of CSA for Jessica Bergden, PhD! Please join me in welcoming her to the department. Chris


Gang Huang & LuZhe Sun – New Synergy, Early-stage Innovation Gap Fund!

July 7, 2023

Congratulations to Gang Huang and LuZhe Sun on a new Synergy, Early-stage Innovation Gap Fund for a project titled, Boosting Natural Kill Cells’ Antitumor Immunity in the Tumor Microenvironment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma via CART-T Cells.


LuZhe Sun & Francisco Cigarroa – Another Renewal of Clayton Funding!

July 6, 2023

Congratulations to LuZhe Sun and Francisco Cigarroa on another renewal of Clayton funding for studies on hepatocellular carcinoma!