January 28, 2020

Congratulations Elizabeth Palmer

Congratulations Elizabeth Palmer

Elizabeth PalmerJanuary 25, 2020 – Elizabeth Palmer is the recipient of the 2020 Southern Section of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) Joseph P. Fontenot Student Travel Scholarship, presented to her this week during the annual 2020 Southern Section ASAS Meeting held in Chattanooga, TN.

Elizabeth Palmer received her B.S. in Animal Science from the Pennsylvania State University in 2016 and her M.S. degree from the University of Arkansas in 2018. She is currently a Ph.D. student at the University of Florida and is conducting her research at the Range Cattle Research and Education Center under the direction of Dr. Philipe Moriel. Her research focuses on supplementation strategies for Bos indicus-influenced cows and the subsequent effects on calf growth and health. During her time in graduate school, Elizabeth has authored or coauthored 2 peer-reviewed journal articles and 20 abstracts.

The Southern Section of the ASAS Joseph P. Fontenot Student Travel Scholarship recognizes a student member of the ASAS Southern Section and their exceptional research. This award is sponsored by the American Society of Animal Science Foundation – Joseph P. Fontenot Appreciation Club.