News at Medicine - October 2014 - More awards for PhD student

 
More awards for PhD student
October 28, 2014
Yue “Toby” Ma, a PhD student supervised by Dr. Christopher Kovacs, won a third award for research excellence this year, the latest being a Travel Award from the Canadian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism. 
 
Also his abstract was chosen for an oral presentation at the recent CDA/CSEM conference in Winnipeg; the presentation was titled “Increased fibroblast growth factor-23 does not alter fetal-placental phosphorus homeostasis or prenatal bone formation and mineralization.” 
 
In addition to this Travel Award, his other two awards this year include the New Investigator Award from the European Calcified Tissue Society, and the Young Investigator Award from the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research.