Making Morgan’s SCMNS proud!

Benjamin Frey (on left), Senior Biology major and Pierce Logan Perkins (on right), Junior Chemistry major, won awards this year at the Annual Biomedical Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), which took place in early November in Phoenix, AZ.  Approximately 2000 students from across the country attended the conference.  Benjamin (LSAMP scholar) presented his work with his faculty mentor, Dr. Javonillo, entitled "Determining the Elasticity of Clofazimine," and Pierce (NIH RISE scholar) presented work from his summer Research Internship at Johns Hopkins University, entilted "Morphometric Analysis of Human Brain Regions in Patients Diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment due to Alzheimer's Disease using Neuroimaging."