The Huff lab is happy to welcome its newest member, Shan Chen. Shan has a Ph.D. in Molecular and Human Genetics and is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Biostatistics at the University of Texas Houston School of Public Health. Her research interests include combining molecular technologies and statistical analysis to advance new drug and therapeutic developments as well as disease prediction and prevention.

Congratulations to Dr. Hao Hu upon his selection as an Outstanding Postdoctoral Trainee in Cancer Prevention for 2015, an award he shares with Dr. Nicholas Whiting.

Congratulations also to Dr. Chad Huff upon his selection as a Leading Mentor in Cancer Prevention for 2015, an award he shares with fellow Epidemiology Professor, Dr. Shine Chang. The aim of this award is to acknowledge the extraordinary performance and dedication of mentors to trainees preparing for careers in cancer prevention.

Both award recipients were honored at the Cancer Prevention Grand Rounds on January 9th.

The Huff lab and friends got together to celebrate the recent marriage of Hao Hu and Jing Xie. The party included Sichuan fare from Mala Bistro, a two-tiered wedding cake, and lots of friends! Thank you to everyone that came out to share their joy with the happy couple!

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