October 2017

- We welcome Ilakya Selvarajan, a visiting scholar from Minna Karikkonen's Laboratory at the University of Eastern Finland. Ilakya is spending a month in the Romanoski Lab to accelerate informatics-based collaborations.

- Lindsey, Ilakya, and Casey attended the 2017 Annual American Society of Human Genetics conference in Orlando, FL where Casey was a moderator and presenter, and Ilakya presented a poster. One of the highlights was the Presidential Address given by Bill Gates and Francis Collins.

September 2017

- Congratulations to Lindsey Stolze for receiving the competitive Cardiovascular Research Training Grant!

August 2017

- We Welcome PhD rotation students Melissa Moy and Austin Conklin!

July 2017

- Destiny Hodges successfully completed her internship in the laboratory as part of the UA/BIO5 Keys Program, culminating in the 11th Annual Research Showcase

- We welcome PhD rotation student Alice Solomon!

June 2017

- Our first paper has been published in eLIFE!
"Transcriptional networks specifying homeostatic and inflammatory programs of gene expression in human aortic endothelial cells"

- We welcome Destiny Hodges to the laboratory for the summer. Destiny is a research intern as part of the UA/BIO5 KEYS program, which gives high school students experience in research laboratories.
The Keys Program

-Casey was awarded as a "Poster Prize Winner" at the 2017 Gordon Research Conference in Atherosclerosis in Newry, Maine.

May 2017

- Casey Romanoski was selected as a Finalist for the Atherosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology (ATVB) Irvine H. Page Young Investigator Research Award in Minneapolis, MN

April 2017

- Nizar Hadeli completed his University of Arizona Honors College First Year Project and competed in the student Poster Session.

March 2017

- Lindsey Stolze joins the lab as a PhD student in the Genetics Graduate Interdisciplinary Program (GDIP).