PhD Candidate Honors & Awards

PhD Program Academics PhD Candidate Honors & Awards
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PhD Program Academics PhD Candidate Honors & Awards

PhD candidates at Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences frequently receive extramural and intramural awards for their doctoral research.

Extramural Award Recipients

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellows

Matthew Keller: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Lauren Bayer Horowitz: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Julia Derk: National Institute on Aging

Patty Martin: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Wilnelly Martinez-Ortiz: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Carolyn Morrison: National Eye Institute

Carlos Sanchez: Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Ayana Sawai-Frantz: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Kara Zang: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Jennifer Schiavo

Peer-reviewed Cancer Research Program Horizon Award

Zharko Daniloski

Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award

Deepshika Ramanan

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship

Phillip Geter
Russell Ledet
Phillip Thomas

Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Research Fellowship

Qiuling Li

UNCF/Merck Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowship

Lydia Grmai
Lamia Harper

Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship Program

Katie Eyring

2016−17 Intramural Award Recipients

Our PhD candidates received a slate of prizes in the 2016−17 academic year from the Graduate School of Arts and Science and Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences.

2017 Special MacCracken Award

Caroline Amendola
Doug Brawley
Greg Brittingham
Alex Calderon
Cynthia Chen
Zharko Daniloski
Jessica Douthit
Sophie Dyzenhaus
Margot Elmaleh
Elnazv Hozhabri
David Ichikawa
Jason Wong
Emily Kawaler
Gregory Lemberskiy
Chelsea Maniscalco
Juhee Pae
Adam Pelzek
Alla Peselis
Aaron Phillips
Alexandra Pinzaru
Emily Radke
Marie Sweet
Jacob Weaver
Marisol Zuniga

2017 Sackler Dissertation Award

Samuel Cohen, PhD
Jordan Jastrab, PhD
Deepshika Ramanan, PhD