Prof. Finley receives Leah Edelstein-Keshet Prize

Prof. Finley gives invited talk at international conference in Crete, Greece
July 3, 2017
Prof. Finley awarded funding from the American Cancer Society
August 1, 2017

Professor Finley attended the Annual Meeting of the Society for Mathematical Biology (SMB) in Salt Lake City. At the meeting, Dr. Finley received the inaugural Leah Edelstein-Keshet Prize. The award is named in honor of Dr. Edelstein-Keshet, the first female president of SMB. This year, the award recognizes a woman assistant professor who “is making exceptional scientific contributions to mathematical biology, developing a strong independent research program, and exhibiting a continuously high level of scientific endeavor and leadership.”

Dr. Finley gave a plenary talk at the meeting, entitled “Predicting the angiogenic state in breast tumor tissue: Insight from systems biology.” Dr. Gerda de Vries, a previous SMB president, awarded the prize and introduced the presentation.

Congratulations, Professor Finley!