Annual Trainee Awards 2021/22

Application Deadline Date: January 18, 2022

 

PrizeTraineeSupervisorAbstract Title
1st Prize
$400
 Alexandre MartchenkoDr. Patricia BrubakerThe flavonoid nobiletin normalizes palmitate- and high fat diet-disruption of glucagon-like peptide-1 secretion
2nd Prize
$300
 Nicolette StogiosDr. Mahavir Agarwal &
Dr. Margaret Hahn
Use of Metformin for the Prevention of Clozapine-Induced Weight Gain: A Retrospective Naturalistic Cohort Study
3rd Prize
$200
 Yu Zhe LiDr. Minna WooInvestigating the Metabolic Role of PTEN in Parasympathetic Phox2B Neurons
Honourable Mention
$100
Lauren PickelDr. Hoon-Ki SungFasting rhythmically increases the metabolically protective microbe Akkermansia
Honourable Mention
$100
 Sally WuDr. Mahavir Agarwal &
Dr. Margaret Hahn
Investigation of the Effects of Olanzapine on CNS Insulin-mediated Brain Glucose Uptake using 2DG Autoradiography
Honourable Mention
$100
 Veera Ganesh YerraDr. Andrew AdvaniProtein ISGylation promotes adverse ventricular remodeling and may contribute to heart failure development in diabetes