Fall 2016 Awardees

Rachael Bonawitz, MD is an Assistant Professor of Global Health at the Boston University School of Public Health and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics. She is funded for her research on “Effect of Maternal ART on Clinical Outcomes in HIV-exposed, uninfected infants”.

Alexei Degterev, PhD is an Associate Professor of Developmental, Molecular & Chemical Biology at Tufts University.  He is funded for his research on “Role of caspase-8 activation in establishing HIV infection.

Casey Dunn, PhD is an Associate Professor of Biology at Brown University.  He is funded for his research on “Inferring HIV transmission networks from ‘Deep’ Viral Phylogenies”.

Tyrone Porter, PhD is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering at Boston University.  He is funded for his research on “A novel microfluidic system to investigate mechanism of HIV-induced disruption of BBB function”.