Winthrop Chemistry Graduate Kelley Dwyer Awarded Prestigious NSF Graduate Fellowship (5/5/00)

The National Science Foundation has announced that Kelley Wilson Dwyer, a 1999 Winthrop chemistry graduate, has been awarded a three-year NSF graduate fellowship to complete a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin Madison.  Kelley's research will focus on understanding how protein deposits are formed on replacement heart valves.  During her time at Winthrop, Kelley served as president of the ACS student affiliate and completed a research semester fellowship at Argonne National Lab.