Congratulations to Dr. Chintan Kapadia, who has been selected to receive an award for scientific engagement by the Gordon Research Conferences (GRC)! The award, for ‘most engaged person’ at the Drug Carriers in Medicine & Biology GRC in Waterville Valley, NH, recognizes Dr. Kapadia’s enthusiasm, engagement, and ability to generate highly stimulating discussions during the conference. For his efforts, he will receive a cash prize and copy of “Handbook of Immunological Properties of Engineered Nanomaterials” signed by renowned scientist, Dr. David Grainger.
Currently a postdoctoral researcher, Dr. Kapadia has been a member of the DeSimone lab since 2012. He recently graduated with his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences after defending his dissertation, which focused on engineering PRINT nanoparticle-based subunit vaccines to induce an antitumor immune response.