To support and enhance The Research Institute’s training environment, Dr. Dawn Chandler and Dr. Heithem El-Hodiri have been appointed as co-advisors to the graduate student and postdoctoral fellow training program. Dr. Chandler is a principal investigator in the Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases, and Dr. El-Hodiri is the interim director for the Center for Molecular and Human Genetics.
Both Dr. Chandler and Dr. El-Hodiri have provided outstanding mentorship to their own students and postdocs and they are enthusiastic about bolstering the larger support program. They will work closely with Debbie Fine, Director of Research Services, and Lauren Kauffman, Graduate and International Employee Coordinator. They will begin their respective appointments in April.