Congratulations to three outstanding young investigators with CCARM, who have each been recently recognized with student endowment awards through St. Boniface Hospital Foundation.
PhD student Shiqi (Sunny) Huang is a member of Dr. Carla Taylor’s Metabolic Nutrition lab, and will receive $17,963 from the Mark G. & Patricia N. Smerchanski Endowed Studentship Fund which supports young investigators in research every year since 2010.
Chamali Kodikara is a MSc student in Dr. Champa Wijekoon, Plant Bioactives lab and will receive $7,764 from the Frank & Jeanne Plett Endowed Studentship Grant, which recognizes graduate students at St. Boniface Hospital Research annually since 2016.
Joanna Candas will receive $4,590 from the TD Bank Group Graduate Student Award, established in June 2015 to support research into aboriginal health issues at St. Boniface Research Centre. Joanna is an MsC student supervised by Dr. Miyoung Suh, Nutrition & Neurological Diseases.
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