Devasena Ponnalagu Ph.D.

Devasena was awarded JRF and SRF in life sciences by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Fellowship Scheme in India. She had a brief stint in Syngene International, Bangalore, India, as a research investigator. She is interested in studying CLICs and their role in cardiac function and tumorigenesis. In addition to research, Devasena spends her time in stencil art, reading, and music.

Publications can be accessed here.

Education Training

2020              Research Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical School
2018               Postdoctoral fellow, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical School
2013               Postdoctoral fellow, Drexel University College of Medicine
2013               Research investigator, Syngene International, Bangalore, India

Awards and Honors

2020-2023    AHA Career Development Award
2019               AHA SAHA First Prize Oral Presentation
2018               AHA New Investigator Award
2017               GRC Oral Presentation
2017               AHA Postdoctoral fellowship
2016               Co-Chair, Session of Mitochondrial Biology at the Biophysical Society
2016               Best Postdoctoral Poster Presentation, Drexel Discovery Day
2016               The Society for General Physiologists Travel Award
2015               Education Committee Travel Award by Biophysical Society
2014               Drexel Discovery Day Honorable Mention