5 UVA MSTP students to attend the 35th Annual MD/PhD National Student Conference

September 2, 2020 by adw5x@virginia.edu

Five UVA MSTP students, Ashley Bolte (Grad 3), HeeJin Cheon (Grad 2), Russell “Rusty” Hawes (Med 1), Amanda Ward (Grad 4), and Briana “Bri” Wilson (Grad 3), will attend the 35th Annual MD/PhD National Student Conference from September 24-27, 2020.

The organizing committee has selected Bri Wilson to receive one of its’ 65 Diversity Awards.

Additionally, the organizing committee has selected Amanda Ward to give an oral presentation of her work. The title of Amanda’s talk is “HIV-cell membrane fusion intermediates are restricted by Serinc3 and Serinc5.”