PhD Candidate Honors & Awards

Life at Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences PhD Candidate Honors & Awards
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Life at Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences PhD Candidate Honors & Awards

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

2015–16 Extramural Award Recipients

In the 2015–16 academic year, many of our PhD candidates were recognized by established and renowned institutions.

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

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

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
Phillip Thomas

2015−16 Intramural Award Recipients

Our PhD candidates received a slate of prizes in the 2015−16 academic year from the Graduate School of Arts and Science and Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences.

2016 Special MacCracken Award

Anthony Bainor
Artur Belov
Kristen D’Elia
Amanda Ernlund
Katherine Eyring
Vicki Fang
Barbara Fontanals-Cirera
Larizbeth Francisco
Joshua Frenster
Phillip Geter
Lamia Harper
Steven Hoang-Phou
Ilona Kats
Graeme Koelwyn
Evelyn Litwinoff
Patty Martin
James Muller
Alexandra Pinzaru
Hari Rallapalli
Craig Ramirez
Cassidy Reich
Jennifer Schiavo
Qi Sun
Phillip Thomas
Manushka Vaidya
Simon Vidal

2016 Sackler Dissertation Award

Joe Cichon
Bianca Marlin
Varun Narendra

Dean’s Outstanding Dissertation Award from the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science Faculty

Joe Cichon