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Awards VB2017

NAVBO Awards at Vascular Biology 2017

2017 Earl P. Benditt Award

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Peter Libby, M.D.

Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Inflammation in Cardiovascular Disease: A Translational Journey
Wednesday, October 18 at 3:45pm
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2017 Judah Folkman Award

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Guillermo García-Cardeña, Ph.D.

Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Insights into the Mechanobiology of the Endothelium
Wednesday, October 18 at 3:00pm
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Young Investigator Awards

2017 Springer Junior Investigator Award


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Babak Razani, M.D., Ph.D.

Washington University in St. Louis
Dissecting the impact of dietary protein on macrophage mTOR signaling and atherosclerosis

Wednesday, October 18 at 2:30pm
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Travel Awards 

NAVBO will present 16 travel awards at $500 each.  NAVBO trainee members who submit an abstract are eligible.  More information is available here.

Outstanding Poster Awards

Up to eight recipients will receive $250 in recognition of their Outstanding Poster Presentation.  This is an onsite competition.  Judges will visit and score posters.
Travel Award recipients are not eligible.  Presenters must be the primary author in order to compete.

Recipients will be announced and recognized at the closing session, Thursday, October 19.
More information is available here.

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