Associate Professor of Biology, Dana P. Ward, Ph.D., and Michael Conrad C'14, plan to attend the American Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting held this month in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Ward and Conrad will present their research on the area of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) while attending the conference. The work done in Dr. Ward's lab has focused on developing a better understanding of the abnormal cell growth in PAH. Conrad will also take part in an undergraduate poster session.

These travel awards given to Dr. Ward and Conrad are nationally competitive from the American Society for Cell Biology.