Katie Whitehead Wins DARPA Young Faculty Award-Chemical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Katie Whitehead Wins DARPA Young Faculty Award

Katie Whitehead recently received the Young Faculty Award from the Defense Advance research Projects Agency. The YFA is a prestigious award for junior faculty that is designed to "identify and engage rising research stars" according to DARPA. 
She will receive a two-year $500,000 grant to support her lab's research endeavor into creating drug delivery systems for next-generation gene therapy.