Ravi Adapala, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Charles Thodeti, Ph.D., in the Northeast Ohio Medical University Department of Integrative Medical Sciences, has been selected by the Microcirculatory Society for the Pappenheimer Postdoctoral Travel Award to Experimental Biology 2019, held April 5-9 in Orlando. Dr. Adapala was selected for his abstract titled “Deletion of endothelial TRPV4 protects myocardium against pressure overload induced hypertrophy.”
The award is available to member applicants who are within five years of completing a Ph.D. or first M.D. residency and have submitted a first author abstract on one of the Microcirculatory Society topic categories for Experimental Biology 2019. Dr. Adapala’s work has also been selected for oral presentation at the Association of Scientists of Indian Origin in America (ASIOA) annual conference being held April 10 in conjunction with Experimental Biology 2019.