April 08, 2019

DHVI Graduate Student Jennifer Jenks recieves G.E.R.M Award

Congratulations to DHVI Graduate Student, Jennifer Jenks, for being one of 61 recipients of the 2019-2020 G.E.R.M. Awards.

G.E.R.M. was developed by the Infectious Diseases Society of American Foundation (IDSA) to provide grants to medical students to support a longitudinal clinical learning and/or research project on infectious diseases-related topics including HIV, under the mentorship of an IDSA or HIVMA member.

Ms. Jenks will be mentored by DHVI Investigator Dr. Sallie Permar while working on her project, "Immune correlates of protection against congenital cytomegalovirus transmission in an HIV+ mother/infant cohort".