UCVM Graduate Student Research Day 2020

Shining a spotlight on exciting research by grad students and post docs

UCVM’s Graduate Student Research Day was an opportunity to celebrate scholarship and shine a light on some of the incredible research being conducted by our graduate students and postdoctoral trainees. 

Oral Presentations

  • Best oral presentation: Guilherme Rizzoto (New insights in responses to increased testicular temperature in bulls
  • First runner up:  SOUVIK PATRA (Peptide YY (PYY) and Cholecystokinin (CCK) Mediate the Satiety Effects of Prebiotic Fiber)
  • Second runner up: Nidhi Sharma (Partly redundant function of ugt genes in modulation of benzimidazole sensitivity in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans)

Poster Presentations

  • Best poster: Catalina Barboza (Infectious laryngotracheitis virus, Genotyping, Sanger sequencing)
  • First runner up: Camila Queiroz (Drug resistance, GIN parasites, Deep-amplicon sequencing)
  • Second runner up: Andrea Hanke (Caribou conservation, Traditional knowledge, Participatory activities)