Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher Award

Cerena Moreno

Congratulations to September Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher, Cerena Moreno!

Cerena’s  research in the Burnett School of Biomedical Science focuses on therapeutic tolerance and resistance to a KRAS small molecule treatment (AMG510) on lung cancer cell lines.

For those thinking of getting involved, Cerena encourages those who are just starting out to “never be afraid to ask questions. As a researcher, no one knows all the answers and it is important to collaborate!”

Upcoming Events and Workshops

Hosted by the editors of The Pegasus Review: UCF Undergraduate Research Journal, this workshop will provide information on how to publish undergraduate research and creative scholarship. Participants can expect to learn what it takes to submit a journal article (manuscript)…
Are you interested in learning more about research? Not sure where to start or how to navigate all the programs available? This workshop will discuss how to expand your academic experience through undergraduate research, including how to get started by finding…
Acquire skills to write a strong abstract and to synthesize your research or creative work for a presentation. This workshop is ideal for students planning to apply to the Florida Undergraudate Research Conference or another undergraduate research conference.  Note: This…

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Distinguished Undergraduate Research Award

The DURA award recognizes outstanding student researchers from across campus. Winners are selected for this award by the Student Undergraduate Research Council based on short application essays. 

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