The Saxon program is designed to provide military academy students with an opportunity to work side-by-side with OMRF’s senior scientists.
In 1978, OMRF’s Shannon Lucid was selected as part of the first class of female astronauts in NASA’s space shuttle program.
OMRF has announced the promotion of four of its principal scientists.
OMRF researcher Courtney Griffin received a seven-year grant to pursue novel research into blood vessel function and factors that lead to uncontrolled bleeding.
The scholars were selected from a pool of 70 applicants from across the state.
The new Genes and Human Disease Research Program will broaden OMRF’s investigation into genetic mechanisms in various diseases.