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2018 Annual Recknagel Symposium

Sept. 21, 2018

The Department of Physiology and Biophysics annual Recknagel Symposium will take place at the annual retreat on Friday, September 21, 2018.

Three of the Department’s second year doctoral students, Sara Taki, Paulina Getsy and Raza Haider will present from their first year research laboratory rotations. Ms. Taki is in the laboratory of Dr. Walter Boron; Ms. Getsy is in the lab of Dr. Stephen Lewis, and Mr. Haider is in the lab of Dr. Wïtold Surewicz.

The department established the annual Recknagel Symposium in memory of Professor Richard Recknagel, who was Chair of the Department of Physiology from 1976 until 1986 and an admired thinker and investigator who took a keen interest in mentoring young students and faculty.