Dr. Peter J. McDonnell, Director of the Wilmer Eye Institute at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, has been selected for membership in ARCS Alumni Hall of Fame. Dr. McDonnell is an international leader in corneal transplantation, laser refractive surgery and the treatment of dry eye.
Adam Caccavano is the 2018-19 Forster Family Foundation Scholar and a first year MWC scholar. Mr. Caccavanno is a Ph.D. candidate in Neuroscience at Georgetown University. Mr. Caccavano's research focuses on how the hippocampal network activity, which is critical for memory consolidation, is impaired by Alzheimer's disease. He is investigating... Read more
Michelle Karl is a first year scholar working towards her Ph.D. in Chemistry and Biomolecular Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. Ms. Karl is the 2018-19 MWC Endowment Scholar. Her research is utilizing three-dimensional substrates and mammalian cancer cells to study physiologically relevant cell behavior and signaling pathways in Pancreatic Ductal... Read more