2017 3MT™ Results

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  • Grand Prize: Cristina Huertas-Diaz, Infectious Disease, A Novel Approach to Vaccine Development
  • Runner-up: John Spiekerman, Plant Biology, Thinking Tall, Breeding Small
  • People’s Choice: Johanna Montlouis-Gabriel, Romance Languages, Bleu Brown Rouge: Women of Color Writing Themselves in the French Space


  • Mackenzie Carter, Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Customized Testing for Canine Treatments
  • Kara Wyatt, Infectious Diseases, Tpl2: Your Friendly Neighborhood Flu Fighter
  • Jitendra Pant, Engineering, Artificial Skin Substitute for Burn Injuries
  • Carly Phillips, Ecology, Who Run the World?: Carbon and Beyoncé
  • Megan Prescott, Microbiology, In the Present: Bacterial Proteins as Vaccine Candidates for Tuberculosis
  • Kaylynn Washnock, History, Making Atlanta: Memory and Heritage Tourism
  • Liz Ngo, Pharmaceutical Biomedical Science, Visualizing Proteins Tagged by Hat1