Postdoctoral Research Fellow Dane Lund won Best Poster at the 2016 MSKCC Postdoctoral Research Symposium.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Jon Rosen won Best Talk at the 2016 MSKCC Postdoctoral Research Symposium.

Graduate Student Mridula Balakrishnan was awarded a Certificate of Excellence in recognition of her Outstanding Poster at the 2016 New Directions in Biology and Disease of Skeletal Muscle Conference in July 2016. 

Graduate Student Victoria Schulman was selected to give the 2014 Weill Cornell PhD Commencement Student Talk at Carnegie Hall.

Graduate Student Victoria Schulman’s thesis work was featured in the 2014 Genetics Society of America Drosophila Research Conference Press Book. Victoria also presented her work at this meeting.

Graduate Student Victoria Schulman’s thesis work was featured in the 2013 American Society of Cell Biology Conference Press Book. Victoria and her mentor, Mary Baylies, were interviewed by the press at this conference.

Graduate Student Kate Rochlin won an award for her oral presentation, A Novel Splicing Factor, Mcx, is Required for Proper Myotendinous Junction Formation and Maintenance in Drosophila at the 32nd Annual Vincent duVigneaud Memorial Symposium on April 17, 2012. Kate was also selected for a poster prize at the New England Society for Developmental Biology Meeting held April 13-15, 2012.

Research Fellow Krista Dobi has been selected to receive the DeLill Nasser Career Development Travel Award for 2012 by the Genetics Society of America.