Environmental Factor, December 2004, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Summer Student Honored by Endocrine Society
Karla Hernandez Cruz, a Summers of Discovery student from Puerto Rico was honored by the Endocrine Society for excellence in endocrine research. The honor was bestowed at the 2004 Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans (SACNAS) national conference in Austin, Texas Oct. 21-24.
Cruz, from the Universidad Metropolitana in Puerto Rico, was one of five students in attendance who received cash and certificates for the quality of their poster presentations.
Cruz' poster: "Neonatal Genistein Exposure and its Effects on the Ovary: Alterations in Protein Expression using Immunohistochemistry and Western Blotting."