Graduate student Afua Dankwa wins award at the 2016 Sigma Xi Student Research Conference in Atlanta, Georgia

Graduate student Afua Dankwa wins award at the 2016 Sigma Xi Student Research Conference in Atlanta, Georgia
Afua Dankwa
Graduate student Afua Dankwa (Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences: Medical Physics)

About the Conference

Approximately 115 high school, undergraduate, and graduate students attended the 2016 Sigma Xi Student Research Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. They participated in a networking session, keynote presentations, and professional development sessions. They also competed in a competition on November 12 in which they presented a poster about their research project to professional researchers.

About Sigma Xi

Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, is the international honor society of science and engineering. One of the oldest and largest scientific organizations in the world, Sigma Xi has maintained a distinguished history of service to science and society for more than a century. Scientists and engineers, whose research spans the disciplines of science and technology, comprise the membership of the Society. Sigma Xi chapters can be found at colleges and universities, government laboratories, and industry research centers around the world. More than 200 Nobel Prize winners have been members. The Society is based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.

Learn more at: https://www.sigmaxi.org/news/article/2016/11/14/top-presenters-named-in-the-student-research-conference.