Thursday, September 16, 2021
Jayden Bisson with poster

Two FRRBP students performed admirably at the annual student research day hosted by the College of Medicine on September 16, 2021

Jayden Bisson (Preceptor: Casey Pulliam and mentor Douglas Spitz, PhD) won the Borts award for an outstanding poster and presentation: “Combining Superoxide Dismutase Mimetics and Pharmacological Ascorbate Enhances Efficacy of Radiation Treatment in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer”

John Henrich (Mentors: Melissa Fath PhD, and Douglas Spitz, PhD) won the Larry W. Oberley Award in Radiation Oncology for his presentation: “NSCLC Patients’ Therapeutic Response to Pharmacological Ascorbate is Correlated with Markers of Oxidative Stress:

Both awards included cash prizes.