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About: Jennifer

Jennifer Giffin is a Postdoctoral Fellow and Laboratory Instructor at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She studies the development of the scleral ossicle system in the Franz-Odendaal Bone Development Laboratory. She completed her PhD at the University of Guelph in Biomedical Sciences with an emphasis on Reproductive Biology.

Posts by Jennifer:

Tracing the Origins of Developmental Biology in Latin America

Posted by on May 1st, 2018

In January 2018, twenty-one graduate students and early career researchers from across South and North America participated in the International Course on Developmental Biology, an EMBO Practical Course held at the Marine Biology Station of Quintay-Chile (CIMARQ). This two-week course was led by eight world-renowned researchers, Drs. Roberto Mayor, Nipam Patel, John Ewer, Raymond Keller,[…]