Friday, February 22, 2013
Cameron Atkinson awarded prestigious travel grant to the ARVO annual meetingGraduate student Cameron Atkinson has received a National Eye Institute travel grant to attend the 2013 Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting this May in Seattle, Washington. Cameron is a student in the Biomedical Sciences: Biological Communication PhD program, and her graduate research is supervised by Assistant Professor Dao-Qi Zhang of the Eye Research Institute. Cameron’s research focuses on understanding the regulation of dopamine release in the vertebrate retina. For more details about her research, see two of her published abstracts, here and here.