Current

  • University of Miami College of Arts and Sciences. Cdx4 and the regulation of spinal cord neurogenesis (8/15-5/17) 

Previous Funding

  •  National Science Foundation (IOS-0920449). RIG: Role of Cdx transcription factors in the control of neural plate competence to FGF patterning signals (6/09-5/12)


  • University of Miami Provost Research Award in the Natural Sciences.

Role of negative feedback regulation between Retinoic Acid signaling pathway and Cdx transcription factors in spinal cord specification (8/10-7/11)

Other​
  • Gordon Research Conference. Carl Storm Underrepresented Minority Fellowship (7/15)


  • Society for Developmental Biology. Meeting Grant Award: Answering cutting edge research questions with zebrafish (1/15)


​Mentored Grants

  • Piyush Joshi (Graduate Student) Deans Dissertation Award (9/15-8/16)

  • Piyush Joshi (Graduate Student) Sigma Xi Grant-in- Aid award (5/14-4/15)

  • Saptaparni Bandyopadhyay (Graduate Student) Sigma Xi Grant-in- Aid award (5/13-4/14)

  • Jessica Cothern (Undergraduate Student) Louis Pope Neuroscience Summer Award (5/15-8/15)

  • Vanessa Feites (Undergraduate Student) Louis Pope Neuroscience Summer Award (5/12-8/12)

  • Gody Grizl (Undergraduate Student) Louis Pope Neuroscience Summer Award (5/11-8/11)

  • Aleena Ali (Undergraduate Student) Louis Pope Neuroscience Summer Award (5/11-8/11)

  • Keun Lee (Undergraduate Student) Louis Pope Neuroscience Summer Award (5/10-8/10, 5/11-8/11)

  • Mejdi Najjar (Undergraduate Student) Louis Pope Neuroscience Summer Award (5/10-8/10)

  • Jonathan Macias (Undergraduate Student) Louis Pope Neuroscience Summer Award (5/10-8/10)

  • Danielle Weiss (Undergraduate Student) Louis Pope Neuroscience Summer Award (5/9-8/9)

  • Michael Mlacker (Undergraduate Student) College of Arts and Sciences Women​ and Minorities Summer Research Award (5/9-8/9)

Funding