Cynthia Tang is a first-year MD- Informatics PhD program student in Dr. Henry Wan’s lab. In her poster presentation “Assessing the clinical, epidemiological, and molecular implications of SARS-CoV-2 in Missouri”, Cynthia presented her research findings on SARS-CoV-2 viruses. In the May 14, 2021 American College of Physicians (ACP) town hall meeting, the Award Committee announced this news and said that ~600 abstracts were submitted in the medical student division, and 200 were selected as finalists to compete in the ePoster competition. Cynthia was one of five national research winners. Congratulations to Cynthia and Henry!