Patrick Atkinson has been awarded the Garnett Passe/Rodney Williams Memorial Foundation Fellowship (GPRWMF). The GPRWMF is one of the largest preeminent foundations in Australia, and the only one dedicated to excellence in Otolaryngology. Patrick’s fellowship will continue until 2018.

Tian Wang and her husband, Mao, welcomed their second child, Evelyn.

Zahra Sayyid passed her qualifying examination for her graduate studies.

New members to the Cheng Lab team this year:

Tara Mokhtari, medical student
Adela Perez, medical student
Leon Chen, postbac student
Lee Quiruz, undergraduate
Wuxing Dong, lab manager
Randy Lin, postbac student