At the XIV Sphingolipid Club Meeting all PhD students and young Postdocs, who presented their research in an oral form or as a poster, have received a travel grant, to support their participation to the Meeting. The recipients of such travel grants are listed below:

Sumaiya Afsar, Shah Alam, Davide Capoferri , Federico Fiorani, Marzia Corli, Carine Dufau, Camillo Morano, Gloria Grelle, Ondreji Kovac, Bisera Stepanovska, Roxana Manaila, Luisa Volk, Trushnal Waghmare, Duyen Tran, Isabelle Seidita, Tristan Martineau, Angel Gaudioso, Liubov Kalinichenko, Anna Kovilakath, Giuseppe Pepe, Caterina Giovagnoni, Valentine Yolander, Salvatore Fioriniello, Daan Van Kruining, Tanes Imamura de Lima and Alix Pierron

Moreover two 500 € grants in memory of Mark Kester, one of which generously contributed by Myles Cabot,  have been awarded to Hui-Ming Lin and Lorry Carriè, and a 500 € Award in memory of Antonio Delgado has been awarded to Essa M. Saied.


Participation to the 2021 FASEB Lysophospholipid and Related Mediators Conference, held online, July 13-15, 2021

YULIYA FAKHR (300 €), University of Alberta, Canada
BISERA STEPANOVSKA TANTUROVSKA (300 €), University of Bern, Switzerland

Lina Obeid Awards

JOHANNES MORSTEIN  (1000 €), New York University, USA.
SHAH ALAM (1000 €), University of Bonn, Germany.

Shimon Gatt Awards

(two supported by the Sphingolipid Club, one supported by Myles Cabot Laboratory):

VALENTINA VOZELLA  (1000 €), University of California Irvine, USA
LIUBOV KALINICHENKO (1000 €), Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany.
MICHAEL PULKOSKI (1000 €), Stanford University, USA

Participation to the 2019 FASEB SRC “The Lysophospholipid and Related Mediators”, Lisbon, Portugal, July 28-August 2, 2019

HIRA NIAZI (best short talk, 500 €), INSERM U970, Paris, France
VALENTINE YOLANDER (best poster, 300 €), Virginia Commonwealth University, USA