Grace Niemiro successfully defended her PhD in Spring 2018 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Grace received a graduate student award at the Kinesiology and Community Health Awards Ceremony for her work. She was co-supervised by Dr. Naiman Khan. Grace is currently considering several postdoc offers.
Russel Emmons, De Lisio Lab's first ever graduate student, successfully defended his PhD in Fall 2017 at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Russ recently accepted a Postdoctoral Research Position at Northwestern University in Chicago.