Leslie awarded an HHMI Gilliam Fellowship!

Leslie Mateo was awarded a 2019 Gilliam Fellowship from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. This award recognizes Leslie’s amazing work, her passion for supporting underrepresented minorities in science, and her leadership potential as a future PI. Congratulations, Leslie!

The grant will also provide training to both Leslie and Alistair on creating inclusive environments and promoting diversity in academic science.  You can read more about the fellowship program here.