Welcome to the Spring edition of VTPRIME: The quarterly Newsletter of the "VTPREP/IMSD Family"
Spring has been very busy and productive! In this edition we feature:
- a Message From the Directors
- a Profile of Our New Provost, Dr. Cyril Clarke

Current Scholars
Alumni Recent Awards Guest Speakers Where are They Now? We feature PREP Alum, Dr. Gregory Bernard, Assistant Professor, Tuskegee University. His research focuses on the development of nano-biopesticides against plant pathogens

- Other News About VT PREP/IMSD/Carver Family Upcoming Events
- In our next issue look for more information about MAPRS@WakeForest; a profile of the incoming PREP 17 & IMSD 12 scholars!

Books/Podcasts we recommend

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This edition of VT PRIME was edited by: Eni Ramaj, Victoria Mukuni and Dr. Ed Smith

Our mailing address is:
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Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: (540) 231-6311
email: vtprep@vt.edu 

Questions or comments? Email Eni Ramaj at eramaj@vt.edu or Victoria Mukuni at vicky95@vt.edu

In the picture above are PREP (Deon Brown) and IMSD (Dr. Jordan Booker) alums with their colleagues in Dr. Julie Dunsmore’s group at the 2019 Conference in Baltimore of the "Society for Research on Child Development.”