We would like to congratulate Mónica Rosa for receiving a prestigious international distinction from the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS). Every year AAPS distinguishes the best students in the awards for recognized excellence in graduate education. This prize is given in several fields. Monica got the Biotechnology award (sponsored by Janssen Research and Development) for her work on “A method to understand and predict protein aggregation below freezing temperature”.
Mónica is a Ph.D. student in Chemical Engineering under the supervision of Miguel A. Rodrigues (Centro de Química Estrutural, Instituto Superior
Técnico) and Eduardo Pinho e Melo (Center for Biomedical Research, Universidade do Algarve).

Monica AAPS award 2015