The lab at Chris and Jenny's wedding. It was a great excuse to get current and former Cassat lab members together!
The inaugural passing of the femur to Dr. Potter after her thesis defense. Aimee is continuing to pursue her passion for microbiology as a post doctoral fellow in the Criss lab at the University of Virginia. She will be missed!
Jacob showing off his Nashville cookie knowledge during the Cassat cookie contest on his last day in the lab.
The lab celebrating Jacob and Ashton's wedding at Frothy Monkey.
A final celebration for Niki in the Cassat lab after her closed defense. She beings her career as a Clinical Microbiology Fellow at the NIH later this week!!
Celebrating a few of Niki's accomplishments this month, including finalizing a paper and being selected as a VI4 Symposium student speaker.
Gathering for a picture for The Vanderbilt Institute for Infection, Immunology and Inflammation (VI4) Faculty Spotlight https://www.vumc.org/viiii/faculty-spotlight/faculty-spotlight-jim-cassat-md-phd
Lab members joining in the wedding celebration of graduate student, Aimee Wilde (Potter!!).
Chris and Caleb enjoying a Montreal hike while traveling for the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Annual Meeting.
Aimee, Casey, and Laura taking a science break to enjoy ice pops at the Vanderbilt farmers' market.
A lab outing to a Nashville Sounds baseball game.
Celebrating Casey's end of rotation with a presentation, hot chicken, and donuts.
The Cassat lab dressed as our model organism or Dr. Cassat for Halloween. Who wore it better?
Lab members attending a concert to support Jacob's band.
Aimee and Niki attending the International Conference on Gram-Positive Pathogens.