A mentor, teaching assistant, researcher and active volunteer, Frances Lasowski epitomizes how strong leadership inspires others. The Foundation is extremely proud to announce Ms. Lasowski has been selected as the 2014 Claudette MacKay-Lassonde PhD Scholarship recipient moving her into the ranks of previous scholarship winners who are top leaders of women in the engineering profession.
Ms. Lasowski’s passion for biomedical engineering led her to further her graduate studies through her PhD research in chemical engineering exploring the topic of drug delivery from novel endogenous lipids, fibrin gels and model contact lenses for the treatment of retinoblastoma and myopia.
From numerous candidates across the country, she has been chosen for her personal success as well as her contributions to the engineering profession and her commitment towards engineering and serving others. She will be recognized for winning the $15,000 scholarship at the CEMF Networking and Awards Event being held in Saint John, New Brunswick this May.