CTNT Annual Symposium | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
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Wednesday, May 10th | 7th Annual Symposium

The Center of Excellence for Translational Neuroscience and Therapeutics (CTNT) and Garrison Institute on Aging (GIA) held their 7th Annual Symposium on Wednesday, May 10th. This event will featured Distinguished Keynote Speaker and ADK Lecturer: Smriti Iyengar, Ph.D., DIRECTOR, Preclinical Screening Platform for Pain (PSPP) program, in the Division of Translational Research, NINDS NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. 
Introductory remarks started at 11:30 am, with additional talks given by Drs. Nadezhda German, Leslie Shen, and Jonathan Singer. A poster session was held and 6 monetary awards were presented to individuals with the best poster presentation in each of the content categories. Winners are listed below: 

Basic Science Category:
Undergraduate/Medical Student: Aarthi Annamalai 
Graduate Student: Xiaobo Liu
Post Graduate: Javaria Baig 

Clinical Category: 
Undergraduate/Medical Student: Shadt Skawrantananond
Graduate Student: Philip Antwi-Adjei
Post Graduate: Ujala Sehar 

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in this year's event.  We greatly appreciate all CTNT collaborative research presenters, poster presenters, and judges who made this event exceptional.  A special thank you to Smriti Iyengar, Ph.D., our Keynote Speaker for her wonderful talk and taking time to come and visit our campus, students, trainees, and faculty!

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