On October 13-14, the world’s leading experts in FOP gathered in Sardinia, Italy for the 2017 Drug Development Forum (DDF). The 2017 DDF attracted researchers from 21 different countries to discuss their latest research findings, to solve key issues in FOP drug development, and to strengthen ties among a growing network of collaborating labs across the world… read full article here.
Congratulations to Dr. Kavitha Ranganthan for being awarded the ASBMR Young Investigator Award. This particular Young Investigator Award was created in 2014 to recognize an outstanding abstract submitted by a female young investigator in bone research. The award is supported by a generous contribution by ASBMR member Majd Zayzafoon in honor of Nicola C. Partridge for her outstanding contributions to the field of bone and the promotion of women in research. Award recipients receive a $1,000 honorarium and a plaque.