Student in the FOE Diabetes Research Center Awarded Goldwater Scholarship

Nicholas McCarty, an undergraduate trainee in Dr. Abel's lab was awarded the Barry Goldwater Scholarship. The scholarship foundation is to provide a continuing source of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers by giving out scholarships to students who will pursue research careers in these fields. Nicholas is a Biochemistry major and plans to obtain his M.D./Ph.D. in Biochemistry and conduct research on cardiovascular disease at the molecular level and teach at an academic institution. 

Congrats Nicholas and good luck on your future endeavors!

Thursday, March 31, 2016