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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

Our PhD candidates are recipients of awards from the following extramural organizations.

National Cancer Institute Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)

Douglas Biancur

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

Kameron Azarm
Rachel Bandler
Raymond Barry
Maria Benitez-Jones
Erica Briggs
Alex Calderon
David Collins
Kristen D’Elia
Alice Fok
Brooke Holey
Matthew Keller
Michael MacLean
Britney Martinez
Muhaned Mohamed
Michael Mosca
Hava Ortabozkoyun Kara
Victoria Osorio Vasquez
Aleks Penev
Mary Rosillo
Eugene Rudensky
Ayana Sawai-Frantz
Benjamin Schuman
Aaron Schwartz
Brendan Zotter

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Greg Brittingham
Mia Charifson
Krystal Ching
Joel Encarnacion-Rosado (honorable mention)
Habon Issa (honorable mention)
Rachel Kim
Paige Leary
Naomi Lopez Caraballo
Raquel Moya (honorable mention)
Lauren Ryan (honorable mention)
Jennifer Schiavo
Patrick O’Neill
Angelina Volkova

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship

Luendreo Barboza
Joel Encarnacion-Rosado
Naomi Lopez Caraballo
Kody Mansfield
Phillip Thomas

New York State Department of Health Fellowship

Alice Kwon

Onassis Foundation

Sofia Nomikou

Eighth Annual Regeneron Prize for Creative Innovation

Bo Xia, winner, student category

2019−20 Intramural Award Recipients

Our PhD candidates received a slate of prizes in the 2019−20 academic year from NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science and Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences.

2020 NYU University-Wide Outstanding Dissertation Award

Rachel Bandler, PhD, co-winner, science and technology
Gregory Lemberskiy, PhD, honorable mention, science and technology
Alla Peselis, PhD, nominee