Lab News

2021

Celebration for Tanya’s new position!

The lab took advantage of a string of nice spring weather to wish Tanya well as she begins her new position as a Research Project Manager at Tess Research Fo...

Evan awarded an NSF graduate fellowship!

Evan recently received the exciting news that he was offered a fellowship through the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Progra...

#NWDB2021 a success!

Thanks to @CabernardLab and @StankLab for organizing a great @___SDB___ #nwdb2021. We'll be back on #islandtime next year (knock on wood)! pic.twitter.co...

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2020

Nathaniel receives a research award!

Nathaniel just received word that he was awarded a Mary Gates Research Scholarship, the purpose of which is to enhance the educational experiences of undergr...

Christine awarded a WRF Fellowship!

Christine was selected to receive a Washington Research Foundation Fellowship (WRFF) for the 2020-21 academic year. The goal of the WRFF is to support underg...

Jeff receives a New Investigator Award!

Jeff’s application for a New Investigator Award from the Cancer Consortium was approved! This award is funded through the NIH/NCI Cancer Center Support Grant...

Evan joins the lab!

Evan Craig, a graduate student in the Biology program, joins the lab after a “virtual” spring rotation. Welcome aboard!

Rosalind joins the lab!

Rosalind Bump, a graduate student in the MCB program, joins the lab! We are very excited to have recruited her!

Jeff receives a New Investigator Award!

Jeff’s application for a New Investigator Award from the Diabetes Research Center has been selected for funding! This award is supported by grant P30 DK01704...

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2019

Postdoc Eric Peterman joins the lab!

The lab welcomes postdoc Eric Peterman to Seattle! Eric recently finished his Ph.D. in Rytis Prekeris’ lab at the University of Colorado. Eric will begin his...

Postdoc Tanya Brown joins the lab!

Tanya Brown joins as the first postdoc in the lab. Tanya recently finished her Ph.D. in Wendy Macklin’s lab at the University of Colorado. Welcome back to Se...

2019 MBL Neurobiology Course

Jeff was an instructor for the Neurobiology course at the MBL in Woods Hole, MA for the second year running. It was a great experience interfacing with stud...

2019 NICHD Networking Workshop

Jeff just returned from the 2019 NICHD Career Planning and Networking Workshop. The workshop featured a veritable Who’s Who of Developmental Biology. Cliff ...

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2018

Emma joins the lab as 1st member!

Emma Horton has joined the lab as our brave first member! Emma is a recent UW grad, where she worked in Merrill Hille’s lab as an undergraduate researcher. I...

Post for the Node is online

In a post for the Node, Jeff shares how his research career and recent paper in Developmental Cell were shaped by the generosity of fellow scientists in Los ...

Highlight in Dev Cell

An excellent preview of our Dev cell paper from Stephanie McMillan and Marie-Andrée Akimenko is online. Read it here Scales Radi(i)cally Remodel Sensory Axon...

#2018SDB

Jeff’s research was recognized with the Hilde Mangold Postdoctoral Presentation Award at the 77th Annual SDB Meeting in Portland, OR. The award was generous...

R00 grant approved

Jeff’s R00 transition application was just approved by NICHD! This award will provide funding for the first three years of research in the lab.

Fish scale paper online at Dev Cell

Our paper on how zebrafish scales pattern skin sensory innervation and vascularization is now online at Developmental Cell. The print version is scheduled f...

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