CSA News

New Owens Foundation Funding!

November 4, 2020

Congratulations to recipients of new Owens Foundation funding! Yidong Bai Erzsi Kokovay and Naomi Sayre Jim Lechleiter Qitao Ran Manjeet Rao Rama Sharma Pei Wang


Alex Bishop – UT Health San Antonio researcher receives international grant to study Ewing sarcoma!

October 28, 2020

Nice write-up about Alex Bishop’s new Stand Up 2 Cancer award at the links below.  Congratulations again, Alex! UT Health San Antonio researcher receives international grant to study Ewing sarcoma


Manjeet Rao – LLSOM Award for Distinguished Researcher!

October 28, 2020

Congratulations to Manjeet Rao, today’s recipient of the LLSOM Master Researcher award for Distinguished Researcher!


Alex Bishop – New Stand Up to Cancer Grant!

October 23, 2020

Congratulations to Alex Bishop on a new Stand Up to Cancer grant! Three New Trans-Atlantic Research Teams to Study Hard-to-treat Childhood Cancers


Alan Seyfer, MD, Professor

October 12, 2020

In memory of our esteemed colleague, Alan Seyfer, MD, Professor. A surgeon, an educator, and a kind caring person.          


Lily Dong – New Morrison Trust award!

October 6, 2020

Congratulations to Lily Dong on a new Morrison Trust award!


Erzsi Kokovay and Luiz Penalva – New Multi-PI R21!

September 21, 2020

Congratulations to Erzsi Kokovay and Luiz Penalva on their new multi-PI R21!


Winners of Junior Faculty and Postdoctoral Research Summer Seminar Series Awards 2020!

September 11, 2020

Congratulations to the winners of Junior Faculty and Postdoctoral Research Summer Seminar Series Awards 2020! The winner for The Best Image Award is Dr. Pannerdoss Subbarayalu from Dr. Rao ‘s lab! The winner for The Outstanding Presentation Award is Dr. Farzaneh Atrian from Dr. Frost’s lab!  


Alan Sakaguchi – Welcome Video for the American Association for Anatomy!

September 3, 2020

CSA’s Alan Sakaguchi with PA’s Tony Skaggs developed a welcome video for the American Association for Anatomy!     AAA New Member Welcome You can check it out using the link:

Erzsi Kokovay – NEW MS COGS Chair and NEW Postbac Program Director

September 3, 2020

CSA is pleased to announce that Erzsi Kokovay, Ph.D., agreed to assume the role of Chair, MS COGS effective immediately.  Please be patient as she and Jesse are new to their roles and need time to learn and adjust.  Erzsi is a wonderful mentor, having graduated multiple stellar graduate students and was an excellent student […]