Various recent and current members of the Graham Group have already had an eventful autumn: 1) Micaela Martinez has departed Princeton, alas, but is now happily launching into her next career phase, on the faculty of Columbia University!! Hearty congratulations, Micaela! 2) Courtney Thomason, after truly heroic mouse-trapping with us in Virginia for several summers, […]
Welcome and best wishes to wee Harriet, who arrived very nearly right on time, early in the morning of 3 May! And congratulations to her proud parents, Sarah and Ross!!
In various important ways, it has been a fantastic autumn for the Graham Group, what with Micaela receiving an NIH Early Independence Award to start her own group at Princeton (!!! go Micaela!!!), Ph.D. Alumna Ann preparing to start a faculty position at Vanderbilt (!!! go Ann!!!), and the arrival of Liana from Macquarie University […]
Micaela’s work in digital epidemiology has recently been featured in Science magazine! By developing Google Trends as an epidemiological tool, she has helped launch an exciting new age of outbreak monitoring for under-reported infectious diseases.
The Ecological Society of America recently challenged scientists to describe their work using only the 1000 most common English words. Sarah mightily rose to the challenge, generating a charming synopsis of life history strategies of parasites as well as the ecological parasitologists that study them! Outstanding job, Sarah!!!
The Graham Group has been honored to receive great press and social media coverage in the past several months! For example… -in a story on Immunology Gone Wild in Bioscience… -via a Wormy World podcast on Ask a Biologist recorded during Andrea’s autumn visit to the outstanding ASU… -and in storified tweets from the AAAS […]
This paper is an excellent example of using biologically-grounded mathematics to integrate mechanisms of immune defense into broader organismal physiology: press release
Ann Thomas Tate successfully defended her Ph.D. last week. Many congratulations, Ann, and all best wishes for the future! We will miss you!
Andrea talked worms, sheep, tattoos and cheese with Cardiff disease ecologists earlier this summer… Check out CRIPES: Cardiff Research into Infection, Parasites and Ecological Systems!