Congratulations to CMP Faculty Member Shawn Douglas, PhD, For Receiving Presidential Early Career Award.

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Shawn Douglas, PhD, is one of 102 researchers recently named by President Obama as a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).

Douglas, an assistant professor of cellular and molecular pharmacology, will receive the award in recognition of his groundbreaking bio-nanotechnology work using DNA origami. The future PECASE funding from the Department of Defense will support his continued efforts to develop biomedical applications of bio-nanotechnology.

UCSF - Press Release