In Brevia News
Jan - Alanna receives a SACNAS/ACS travel award to the Fall 2018 ACS Natl Meeting in Boston, MA.
Jess is selected for an Edward Benes Scholarship at Research Day
Dr Sanchez's proposal is awarded the 2018 Vahlteich Research Award
Feb - Katherine won the Controlled Release Society (CRS) Student Chapter Choice poster award
Congrats Alanna for winning Second prize: Horizon Award for Excellence in Research in the Chemistry
Melissa is accepted to the May Institute on "Computation and statistics for mass spectrometry and proteomics" at Northeastern University and receiving a travel fellowship.
Alanna receives a UIC Graduate College Student Presenters Award
Mar - Zade is awarded an Honors College travel grant to attend the Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology (SIMB) annual meeting in Chicago in August
Katherine secured a summer internship at Genentech in South San Francisco
Apr - Sindhu was awarded a 1st place poster award in the Business/Computer Science/ Mathematics + Engineering/Physical Sciences category for her poster at the UIC Research Forum.
Katherine was honored with a UIC Chancellor's Student Service and Leadership Award
Katherine's first research publication hits the web at Microbiology.
Our collaboration with the Murphy lab hits the web
May - Well done Jess on passing your qualifying exam like a boss today!
Katherine is awarded a UIC Graduate College Student Presenters Award
Katherine is awarded a poster award at this year's Perlman Symposium on Antibiotic Discovery and Development
Katherine's undergraduate mentees nominated her for an Undergraduate Mentoring Award and she is awarded an Honorable Mention
Zade graduates from UIC and completes his Capstone Thesis for the honors college
Well done on your presentation at SMComm today Melissa
Laura has been selected as a 2018 Scialog Fellow by the Research Corporation for Science Advancement
Jun - Well done Melissa for delivering a talk at ASMS in San Diego.
Jul - The 3rd annual Chicago Mass Spec was another success.
Our proposal with Rachel Dutton's lab at UCSD was awarded by the NSF!
Aug- Itzel's poster was awarded a best poster presentation at the COP Summer mini symposium
Our NIH R01 project in collaboration with the Murphy Lab and Isabel Cruz from Computer Science was awarded
The SIMB annual meeting was hosted in Chicago. Zade and Jess presented posters, Dr Sanchez gave a talk and co-chaired a session with Dr Chris Anderton from PNNL.
We have submitted an author summary video to go with Jess's mSystems manuscript
Oct - Our collaboration with the Burdette Lab is published in ACS Central Science.
Jess received a travel stipend award to the ASMS 2018 Fall Workshop on Metabolomics Informatics in San Francisco
Well done Melissa on getting a Graduate College Student Presenters Award
Valya's first author paper hits the web today at JASMS.
Way to go Melissa, she is the brand new PhD candidate
Nov - Itzel presented at ABRCMS in Indianapolis, she received a poster award in the Microbiology section
Melissa was awarded a Provost’s Graduate Research Award by the Graduate College
Feb - Katherine won an Edward Benes Scholarship College of Pharmacy Graduate Student Award
Melissa Galey officially joined the lab
Jess was accepted to the Biotechnology (Pharmacognosy) PhD program
Congrats Alanna for winning First prize: Takeda Pharmaceuticals Award for Excellence in Research in the Chemistry at Research Day.
Shilpa receives a 2017 ASMS Undergraduate Student Award, an UIC Honors College travel grant, a UIC Honors College Research Grant!
Alanna receives a Chancellor's Student Service Award
Mar - The first Sanchez lab publication appears on the web at Cell Chem
Apr - Alanna has been awarded a UIC Abraham Lincoln Retention Fellowship Award for the 2017-2018 academic year
May - Our Chicago Biomedical Consortium (CBC) Catalyst Grant with Mark Mandel at Northwestern was funded.
The American Society of Pharmacognosy (ASP) has awarded the lab a Research Starter grant.
Alanna received a travel scholarship to attend the National SACNAS meeting in Salt Lake City in Oct 2017
Natalia Rivera joins the lab through UIC's SROP (Summer Research Opportunities Program)
Jun - Jess, Katherine, Alanna, Valya, Shilpa, and Laura attend ASMS in Indianapolis.
Jul - Katherine presents at 2nd Annual Chicago Mass Spec Day
Zade received a Chancellor's Undergraduate Research Award for 2017-2018
Sep - Katherine's abstract was selected for a presentation at the 2nd annual GEMS Symposium
Oct - Alanna received an award for her outstanding research presentation at the annual SACNAS meeting
Nov - CCTS Pilot Grant with the Burdette lab was funded
Alanna wins an outstanding student poster presentation at ASM Vibrios 2017
Katherine and Alanna passing their qualifying exams on back to back days!
Dec - Dr Abigail (Abbie) Green-Saxena joins the Sanchez lab.
Feb - Alanna and Katherine officially join the lab and rock their poster presentation at Research Day 2016!
Mar - Alanna, Katherine, and Jess host 'Become a Natural with Natural Products!' for EYH 2016 Chicago. Dr Sanchez gives one of the keynote speeches.
Apr - Alanna, Katherine, and Jess all present posters at 54th annual MIKI. (University of Iowa)
Apr - Shilpa presents her work at the UIC Student Research Forum
May - Dr Sanchez and Alanna attend the 2nd Annual SACNAS Chicago Symposium, Dr Sanchez gives the Keynote presentation with her talk "Creating Equity in STEM? My Journey in Academia" and Alanna presents her work.
May - Shilpa is selected as a recipient of a 2016 Honors Council Award at UIC!
Jun - Valya, Alanna, and Katherine journey to Billerica, MA for a week long on-site training for MALDI applications. #MassSpecPros
Jul - Drs Cologna and Sanchez co-organized the inaugural 'Chicago Mass Spec Day' in the Molecular Biology Research Building (MBRB). The event had 94 attendees with support from both vendors, MCP, and Chemistry. ASMS and Chicago Mass Spec Discussion Group co-hosted our awesome keynote speaker, Peter Nemes, from George Washington University.
Aug - Sofia presents her work at the COP SURF/Riback scholars summer symposium and wins a poster award.
Sep - Katherine was awarded a travel grant to attend the Women in Science Regional Conference at the University of Notre Dame.
Nov - Katherine, Alanna, and Jess volunteer to prepare a holiday meal for the Ronald McDonald House.
Jun - Sanchez lab will be moving to Chicago in August
Aug - Shilpa and Shreya (undergrads) join the lab
Sep - Shilpa awarded a Chancellors undergraduate research award (CURA)
Oct - Laura is awarded a two year NIH K12 Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health(BIRCWH) scholarship at UIC.