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PhD Student at the School of Biological Sciences Won the Sylvester-Bradley Award for Best Oral Presentation

October 26, 2017
  • Miss Anna Jöst (left) and the past chair of the International Research Group on Ostracoda (IRGO) Dr Renate Matzke-Karasz

    Miss Anna Jöst (left) and the past chair of the International Research Group on Ostracoda (IRGO) Dr Renate Matzke-Karasz

Congratulations to Miss Anna Jöst, PhD student at the School of Biological Sciences under the supervision of Dr Moriaki Yasuhara, for her winning of the the Sylvester-Bradley Award for Best Oral Presentation at the 18th International Symposium on Ostracoda (ISO18) at the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) in September 2017.


Group photo of members from The Yasuhara Laboratory at the 18th International Symposium on Ostracoda (ISO18) at the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB). Dr Yasuhara (3rd from the right), Assistant Professor at HKU School of Biological Sciences, was elected chair of the International Research Group on Ostracoda (IRGO). His PhD candidate, Miss Anna Jöst (2nd from the right), received the Sylvester-Bradley Award for Best Oral Presentation.  His recently finished PhD candidate, Dr Ruby Chiu (2nd from the left), received the travel support, and his former Master student, Ms Caren Shin's design was selected for the official conference tote bag.