Jessica Fessler wins NCI F99/K00

Dec 21, 2018
By Michele O'Neill

Fourth year CCB student Jessica Fessler was awarded a prestigious National Cancer Institute Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Transition Fellowship, "designed to encourage and retain outstanding graduate students recognized by their institutions for their high potential and strong interest in pursuing careers as independent cancer researchers." The award facilitates the transition of talented graduate students into successful cancer research postdoctoral appointments, and provides opportunities for career development activities relevant to their long-term career goals of becoming independent cancer researchers. Jessica is the third CCB student in three years to be awarded a F99/K00.