Kisspeptin 2017: Brain & Beyond would like to thank you for applying for a Travel and/or Child Care Award. While we received many excellent applications, due to limited funds we are only able to provide the following awards (please see the list of awardees below). However, we look forward to your participation in Kisspeptin 2017, and you are cordially invited to join us for the Career Development Workshop, on Friday, March 31, the second day of the conference.

Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you soon in Orlando.


Travel Award Recipients

Jenny Clarkson, University of Otago, New Zealand (Research Fellow)

Alexander Comninos, Imperial College London, UK (Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer)

James Garcia, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA (PhD Student)

Aleisha Moore, University of Mississippi Medical Center, USA (Postdoctoral Fellow)

Ariel Negron, Stony Brook University, USA (Postdoctoral Fellow)

Stephanie Padilla, University of Washington, USA (Postdoctoral Fellow)

Silvia Leon Tellez, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard University, USA (Postdoctoral Fellow)

Carlos Toro, Oregon Health and Sciences University, USA (Postdoctoral Fellow)

Luhong Wang, University of Michigan, USA (PhD student)

Shel-Hwa Yeo, University of Cambridge, UK (Postdoctoral Fellow)


Child Care Award Recipients

Noelia DoGiorgio, National Research Council (Assistant Investigator)

Sathya Velmurugan, National Institute of Animal Biotechnology, India (Scientist C)