Congratulations to Ray Kreienkamp, who received the Cleveland Clinic Award at the Midwest Society for Pediatric Research meeting in Kansas City, MO. Ray’s talk was entitled “Vitamin D reduces progerin expression and rescues genomic instability and premature senescence in Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome.”
Ray previously received the award for Best Student Presentation at the 9th Annual Pediatric Science Days Research Symposium, held in April, and received a travel award to present his talk at the MWSPR. Ray is currently an M.D./Ph.D. student in the lab of Dr. Susana Gonzalo.