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Dr. Crooke receives Maurice R. Hilleman Early Stage Career Investigator Award

Stephen Crooke, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow in the Mayo Vaccine Research Group received the Maurice R. Hilleman Early Stage Career Investigator Award from the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases. This award recognizes promising scientists who are beginning their careers in the vaccinology field.

Dr. Crooke received the award in recognition of his research on the Zika virus that he is conducting in association with senior scientists in the Vaccine Research Group lab. As the award winner, Dr. Crooke was invited to present his work at the 2019 Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research.