The LLHF would like to congratulate its 2014 Distinguished Research Scientists who received the following awards:

The Lawrence A. Smookler Award in Diabetes

Biao Wang, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of California, San Francisco

LLHF Start-Up Grant Project Title: “Molecular Mechanisms of Adipose Cell Fate Determination”

The John S. Spice Award in Aging

John Newman, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of California, San Francisco

LLHF Fellowship Grant Project Title: “Health and Lifespan Effects of Histone Deacetylase Inhibition by Ketone Bodies”

“We are pleased and honored to be able to support young research scientists of extraordinary stature.”

– Peter J. Donnici, President