Graduate student Pena wins poster session award

Grad student wins poster session award

Christopher Pena, a cancer biology graduate student, won the Best of Show award in the 2015 Graduate School Organization Poster Session. His poster was titled "LKB1 loss promotes endometrial tumor progression via the CCL2-dependent recruitment of macrophages." Mr. Pena's mentor is Diego Castrillon, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pathology. The award includes a $700 travel stipend.