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Geeta Lal, MD awarded a National Institutes of Health (NIH) K08

Lal, Geeta in lab

Geeta Lal, MD, an associate professor in the Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, was recently awarded $650,000 in direct costs for a five-year National Institutes of Health (NIH) K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award. This award will enable her to advance work on her research proposal, "Regulation of Extracellular Matrix 1 (ECM1) and its role in thyroid carcinogenesis."