Michelle Bedenbaugh, a PhD student in the lab of Stan Hileman, was selected to receive a travel award to attend the Early Career Forum held in conjunction with at the Endocrine Society’s 98th Annual Meeting & Expo being held April 1-4, 2016 in Boston, MA.  She was also selected to present an oral poster preview presentation of her abstract at that meeting.  Her abstract is entitled “Characterization of neuronal nitric oxide synthase neurons in the hypothalamus of prepubertal sheep”.  Other authors on the abstract are Justin Lopez, Rick McCosh and Bob Goodman.