Hopi Hoekstra has been selected as a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Investigator. Through its flagship Investigator Program, HHMI helps to advance biomedical research and science education in the United States. This prestigeous honor provides the flexible support necessary to move an investigator's research in creative new directions over time and encourages risk taking. This appointment is a testament to the strength of Hoekstra's research and her lab's commitment to collaborative, innovative science. Read press release and story.
May 9, 2013