August 9, 2020

Andrew Dolby and Deborah O’Dell

Associate Professors of Biology Andrew Dolby and Deborah O’Dell were awarded a $1,000 grant by the Virginia Society of Ornithology for their joint project Enzyme immunoassay quantification of Heat Shock Protein 60 and its application to avian conservation biology.

At the Virginia Academy of Science’s Fall Undergraduate Research Meeting, held at the Science Museum of Virginia in Richmond in October, O’Dell’s student, Anum Shaikh, was awarded funding for undergraduate research. Anum will study the “Effects of Combined Vitamin E and C Treatment on Plaque Formation in Alzheimer’s Disease.”

Gari Melchers Home and Studio hosts Bird Talk

Andrew Dolby

Andrew Dolby







Illustrated talk in the Pavilion followed by bird watching on the grounds and in the woods. Free and open to the public; reservations not required.
Members of the Fredericksburg Chapter of the Virginia Society of Ornithology will be on hand to lead informal tours after the talk.