Harsh Patel is a second year PhD student in the Biomedical Engineering department working with Dr. Yogesh Vohra (Department of Physics) on a Bio-hybrid small diameter vascular graft project. The Caroline P. Ireland Research Scholarship is awarded to graduate students who must travel to an out-of-state location to get access to library materials, to study at out-of-state research sites, or to learn new research techniques required to complete their research projects.”
Additional information about the fellowship can be found at http://www.nsfgrfp.org/. He was also selected as an honorable mention for the Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowshiphttp://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fordfellowships/. We want to offer our congratulations to Jose for this outstanding accomplishment!
For a look at Dr. Brott's contributions check the JACC website: http://content.onlinejacc.org/journal.aspx. The award will be presented at the JACC Journal's editorial board meeting on Sunday March 10, 2013 in San Francisco."