IBK 10-Year Celebration at KACST, Oct 19, 2022
KACST, the sponsor of the IBK Fellowship, will be hosting a 10-year Celebration of the program on October 19th. Come join us from 7-9pm to celebrate the achievements of the almost 50 fellowship recipients who have done research in labs acro...
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Nouf Laqtom develops novel LysoTag mouse model, discovers Batten disease gene CLN3 function
Dr. Nouf Laqtom's research has led to a breakthrough in understanding Batten disease, a lethal neurodegenerative disorder in children. In an article in the September 2022 edition of Nature, Dr. Laqtom and her co-authors describe how they id...
IBK Webinar: IBK Fellowship Journey - Learn How To Apply
Featured speakers: Dr. Dana Al Sulaiman & Dr. Sarah AlHumoud
Dr. Areej Alhhazmi published in Nature Microbiology
Dr. Areej Alhhazmi's research at MIT on the antibacterial properties of plant peptides was recently published in Nature Microbiology.
Dr. AlShahrani develops Energy Innovation Program
Former IBK Fellow, Dr. Thamraa AlShahrani, is managing a new Master’s Program in Energy Innovation at Princess Nourah University (PNU) beginning in September 2022. "When I came back [from the IBK program]...a master's program in energy wa...
Dr. Eman Ageely joins MGH
Congratulations to Dr. Eman Ageely who was hired as a postdoc at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) prior to her IBK Fellowship.
IBK Celebratory Picnic
In welcome and celebration the IBK fellows and friends gathered in famous Killian Court on MIT's campus for a picnic. We were delighted to be joined by Provost Richard Lester, who shared his warm appreciation to current fellows and welcome ...
Dana Al-Sulaiman has developed a cheap, minimally invasive diagnostic test for cancer.