logo for web2013 Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology
Scientific Retreat
February 15 - 16, 2013
Lake Guntersville State Park


The 2013 CDIB Scientific Retreat was held February 15-16.  It was a great time for scientific discussion as well as socialization among faculty, post-docs, students and staff.

Thanks to the Retreat Committee -- Susan Bellis, Sasanka Ramanadham, and Jianbo Wang -- for planning a marvelous event, and to David Resuehr and Elizabeth Mitchell for planning the social activities.  Thanks also to CDIB staff Rene Eubank and Eric Rzeszut for their efforts, and to graduate student Amy Nelson for designing the retreat logo.

Congratulations to the following award winners:

Poster Presentations, Post-Docs:
First Place: Nick Berbari
Second Place: Erik Malarkey
Third Place (tie): Tomader Ali, Shaonli Das 
Poster Presentations, Students:
First Place: Wesley Lewis
Second Place: John Wright
Third Place (tie): William Hancock, Heather Minkel 
Oral Presentations, Post-Docs:
First Place: Gordon Meares
Second Place: Jason Ashley
Third Place: Christopher Cottingham 
Oral Presentations, Students:
First Place: Tanvi Sinha
Second Place: Matthew Schultz
Third Place: Aimee Franklin 

Click here to download the high-quality group photo from the retreat (4.5MB).
Thanks to Jim Collawn for taking the picture!