Skala Leading Drug Resistance in Cancer Research

2010/2011 - Research Associate Melissa C. Skala PhD has received an NIH Pathway to Independence Award for a project titled "Functional Optical Coherence Tomography for Monitoring Drug Resistance in Cancer." This highly competitive award is designed to facilitate a timely transition from a mentored postdoctoral research position to a stable independent research position. In July 2010, Melissa began a position as an Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Vanderbilt University.