Vera Defends Dissertation Proposal

Vera Defends Dissertation Proposal

On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we proudly announce that CPERL has its first PhD candidate! Last Fall, Vera completed her preliminary exam and got busy designing her dissertation proposal, which she successfully defended last week. Her...
CanChild Contract Renewed

CanChild Contract Renewed

CPERL is thrilled to announce the renewal of our sponsored contract with CanChild! This funding will continue to support research and development activities in our lab over the next year to foster scientific innovation and the application of those innovations to...
CPERL Welcomes Julia

CPERL Welcomes Julia

We welcome  Julia Sim to the CPERL team! Julia is currently completing her junior year as a psychology major, where she is also a part of the Honors College program. Julia will be completing her honors capstone in our lab over the next year or so. Julia has already...
CPERL Celebrates 10 Years Strong

CPERL Celebrates 10 Years Strong

Happy 2021! Our lab began the year with our annual lab retreat, followed by an evening event to celebrate our first (but not last) decade of accomplishment and growth. Mary leveraged funds from her recent AHS Researcher of the Year award to put towards a new lab photo...
Mary Receives Researcher of the Year Award

Mary Receives Researcher of the Year Award

What an exciting way to end 2020 and start 2021! We are incredibly proud to announce that our lab’s director, Mary Khetani, is the recipient of the 2020 Applied Health Sciences (AHS) Researcher of the Year Award at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)!...