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Ash Presents at FTCC for First Lady Jill Biden

Ash at FTCC

Atkins junior Ashvath Ramesh represented Atkins as he spoke to First Lady Dr. Jill Biden at Forsyth Tech Friday, January 26.  He spoke about his experience at Atkins in biotechnology and how it relates to his future plans in medicine. Dr. Biden visited Forsyth Tech just as the National Science Foundation announced a $30 million dollar investment in NC.

Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) also announced being awarded a ten year, $160 million Regional ENGINE grant later that day. Forsyth Tech, WSSU, NCA&T, the RegenMed  Development Organization (ReMDO) and WFIRM will be a part of this team.