On Nov 2, Michele D’Agata, with the guidance of her advisor Melissa Witman, won the President’s Cup Award for best graduate student research presentation, at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference of the American Conference on Sports Medicine (MARC ACSM). Her presentation was “Potential Racial Differences in Endothelial-mediated Vascular Function Assessed throughout the Menstrual Cycle”.
Out of the 160 research abstracts submitted, the MARC ACSM Research Committee selects the top 5 abstracts for undergrads, masters, and doctoral. These top 5 then compete within their respective groups with an oral presentation and UD had 4 finalists:
- MS – Michele D’Agata (M. Witman)
- PhD – Elissa Katulka (M. Witman), Katie Hunzinger (T. Buckley), and Ted DeConne (C. Martens)