New Orleans - BCVS 2015 - Tim wins award

Tim Luongo (PhD candidate) won the New Investigator Travel Award and was the top scoring abstract out of over 400 submitted for his work titled: "Genetic Deletion of Slc8b1, the mitochondrial sodium/calcium exchanger, causes sudden death and overexpression protects against MI and pressure-overload heart failure." John gave a talk in a session featuring mitochondrial biology in cardiovascular disease.

Tim Luongo (3rd from right, top row) after receiving his award. 

Tim Luongo (3rd from right, top row) after receiving his award.