Awarded in 2014

Home Department: Bioengineering
Faculty Advisor: Sam Gambhir
Talk Title: Single cell metabolomics in circulating tumor cells
Event: 2014 Society for Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) Annual Meeting - Laura received two awards for her presentation: Young Investigator Award (1st place) from the Nuclear Oncology Council and the Young Professional Committee Abstract Award (2nd place in the category Basic Science).

Awarded in 2011

Talk Title: Quantitative, dynamic and long term in vivo imaging of intravascular circulating tumor cells in awake animals, with a novel miniature fluorescence microscope
Event: European Molecular Imaging Meeting 2011 - Laura was nominated for the Young Investigator Award at the end of the conference.