Kudos to 2016 REU student Muriel McClendon

Author: Marya Lieberman

PAD project REU'er Muriel McClendon was recognized for her work in the summer of 2016.

On November 11, 2016, in Tampa, FL, Muriel McClendon placed fifth in the Chemistry Division at the ABRCMS Conference (Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students).  There were over 2,035 research presentations in 20 areas of biomedical and behavioral research at the conference which was attended by 3,600 students, faculty, administrators, and 350 exhibitor booths.  The title of Muriel’s poster was “Detection of Aniline Containing Pharmaceuticals Using Bratton- Marshall Reagent”.  Her work was completed during a summer undergraduate research experience directed by Professor Marya Lieberman at the University of Notre Dame, and at Moi University in Eldoret, Kenya.  Muriel was among 8 CSU scholars who presented their work at ABRCMS.

Here's Muriel working with Ibrahim Chikowe at the AMPATH research lab in Eldoret, Kenya. 

Eldoret Muriel And Ibrahim Calcs