The 5th Annual VA Research Day Poster Contest was held in the Truman VA auditorium on September 2nd. Twenty-four research posters were on display, with twenty-three entries in the People’s Choice category and twenty posters entered in the Young Investigator category. Winners of this year’s awards are:

Gupta Suneel, People’s Choice Award – $750 Account with Missouri Foundation for Veterans’ Medical Research
Nicole Bernskoetter, Young Investigator Award – $750 Account with Missouri Foundation for Veterans’ Medical Research
Michael Fink, Runner Up, Young Investigator Award – $500 Account with Missouri Foundation for Veterans’ Medical Research

Special Thank You to:
The more than 130 people who voted
Dr. Tim Hoffman and Tammy Rold
Our Judges: Brenda McCoy, Joe Montgomery, Mary Boese, Rene Nichols,
Tim Morris and Debbie Stewart
Travis Weger, VA Medical Media
Everyone who entered and their VA/MU mentors