Dr. Jackie Rivas won first place for her poster presentation at Markey Cancer Research Day

Dr. Jackie Rivas, a post-doctoral scholar in Dr. Subba Bondada's lab, won first place for her poster presentation entitled, Enhancing anti-tumor immunity and responses to immunotherapy by reversing interleukin-10 mediated immunosuppression in chronic lymphocytic leukemia, at the 10th annual Markey Cancer Research Day on May 7, 2019.

Dr. Rivas research is studying how to enhance anti-tumor immunity in leukemia model systems.