Darlene Monlish: Distinguished Dissertation Award for 2013-2014
Graduate School of Pharaceutical Sciences
The Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences is proud to announce that Darlene Monlish, Ph.D. has been awarded a Distinguished Dissertation Award for 2013-2014 for her dissertation, "Age-related effects on the mitogen-activated protein kinase and phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase pathways in breast cancer and the characterization of novel MEK5 inhibitors". Darlene graduated in December 2013 and is now employed in a post-doctoral position at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.
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