June 2018 Meeting

Topic: Post-ASMS Poster Night and ASMS Travel Award Presentations

Date: Monday, June 18th, 2018

Time: 6:15 pm Dinner, 7:15 pm: Presentations

Location: Shimadzu Scientific Instrument, Inc. Training Center 7100 Riverwood Drive, Columbia, MD 21046 (Directions)

Dinner: Please RSVP to Stefani Thomas (sthoma92@jhmi.edu) by Friday, June 15th if you will attend dinner and/or if you will participate in the poster session.

ASMS Travel Award Recipients:

  • Erika Portero, University of Maryland, College Park
  • : “Anionic and Cationic Profiling of Metabolites in Frog (Xenopus) Embryonic Cells using CE-ESI-MS”

  • Sam Choi, University of Maryland College Park
  • : “Detection of Limited Protein Digests from Neuron Cultures by Reversed-Phase Fractionation with Capillary Electrophoresis nanoESI MS”

  • Conor Jenkins, Hood College
  • : “A Novel Bioinformatic Pipeline for Data Analysis Reduction in Reporter Ion Quantification Experiments”

June 2017 Meeting

Topic: Post-ASMS Poster Night and ASMS Travel Award Presentations

Date: Monday, June 19th, 2017

Time: 6:15 pm Dinner, 7:15 pm: Presentation

Location: Shimadzu Scientific Instrument, Inc. Training Center 7100 Riverwood Drive, Columbia, MD 21046 (Directions)

Dinner: Please RSVP to Katherine Fiedler (Katherine.L.Fiedler@fda.hhs.gov) before June 19th if you will be attending the dinner or are a presenting a poster.

ASMS Travel Award Recipients:

  • Linwen Zhang, The George Washington University
  • : “Metabolite, Lipid, and Peptide Analysis of Single Neurons of Known Function in Lymnaea stagnalis by Capillary Microsampling Mass Spectrometry”

  • Sitara Chauhan, University of Maryland College Park
  • : “The highly ubiquitinated protein cargo of exosomes shed by myeloid-derived suppressor cells”

  • Jessica Espino, University of Maryland Baltimore
  • : “Using MALDI Mass Spectrometry Imaging to Assess the Oxidative Damage to Lipids Induced by In Vivo Hydroxyl Radical Based Protein Footprinting”

2009 Young Investigator Travel Award Recipients

The Washington-Baltimore MSDG is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s Young Investigator Travel Awards.  4 recipients were judged to be deserving of an award.

Joshua Wilhide, University of Maryland- Baltimore County (Advisor:  Prof. Dan Fabris):  Investigating higher-order structure of nucleic acids by IRMPD in FTICR mass spectrometry.  Award: $600

Omoruyi Osula, Johns Hopkins University (Advisor:  Prof. Bob Cotter):  Analytical Methods for Improving Identification of SUMO-Modified Peptides.  Award: $300

Katherine Stamper, Johns Hopkins University (Advisor:  Prof. Bob Cotter):  Combining ChIP Antibodies and Mass Spectrometry to  Study Post-Translational Modifications on Histones.  Award: $200.

Colin Wynne, University of Maryland (Advisor: Catherine Fenselau):  High confidence identification of bioagent biomarkers using top-down analyses on an Orbitrap.  Award: $100.

2008 Washington-Baltimore MSDG Young Investigator Travel Award Recipients

The Washington-Baltimore Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group is pleased to announce the recipients of our 2008 Young Investigator Travel Awards. There were many excellent applications and two recipients were chosen. They are:

Mr. Peter Nemes from the George Washington University

Ms. Namrata Udeshi from the University of Virginia
Recipients will present their work at the Post-ASMS Poster Session and Dinner on June 16. Congratulations to all.