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PhD Candidate Honors & Awards

PhD candidates at Vilcek 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
Kelsey Monson

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

Maria Benitez-Jones
Haley duBois
Margot Elmaleh
Hannah Gattuso
Elizabeth Gorodetsky
Kyla Hamling
Brooke Holey
Emily Jang
Juan Andres Kochen Rossi
Ashley Lewis
Andrew Mao
Muhaned Mohamed
Michael Mosca
Martyna Okuniewska
Victoria Osorio Vasquez
Ravi Pancholi
Juliana Remark
Lindsey Remark
Eugene Rudensky
Joseph Saglimbeni
Ashley Sartoris
Aaron Schwartz
Anthony Tao

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Sanne Casello
Mia Charifson
Krystal Ching
Joel Encarnacion-Rosado (honorable mention)
Sabrina Giacometti
Habon Issa (honorable mention)
Rachel Kim
Paige Leary
Naomi Lopez Caraballo
Raquel Moya (honorable mention)
Lauren Ryan (honorable mention)
Patrick O’Neill
Joseph Sudar

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship

Joel Encarnacion-Rosado
Tania Gonzalez Robles
Naomi Lopez Caraballo
Kody Mansfield

American Heart Association

Mahrukh Usmani

Canada Institute of Health Research–Doctoral Research Award

Miriam Gofine

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Chloe Bair-Marshall

New York State Department of Health Fellowship

Alice Kwon

Eighth Annual Regeneron Prize for Creative Innovation

Bo Xia, winner, student category

2021−22 Intramural Award Recipients

Our PhD candidates received prizes in the 2021−22 academic year from Vilcek Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences.

2022 NYU University-Wide Outstanding Dissertation Awards

Sudarshan Pinglay, PhD (Science & Technology)
Erin Glennon, PhD (Aging)

2022 Special MacCracken Awards

Mahlet Bauerle
Matthew Cattle
Anna Chen
Krystal Ching
Brian Chirn
Hyunsoo Chung
David Collins
Michael Cross
Kelly Crotty
Dhaval Dixit
Joel Encarnacion Rosado
Nicole Eskow
Karina Flores
Juan Gago
Zoran Gajic
Sheena Garcia
Sabrina Giacometti
Liana Goehring
Elizabeth Gorodetsky
Xinruo (Amy) Guo
Victoria Hallisey
Pei-Feng Hsu
Teniola Idowu
Juliana Ilmain
Emily Jang
Shoshanna Kahne
Lizabeth Katsnelson
John Kilian
Anne Krok
Alannah Lejeune
Samantha Lux
Erica Ma
Mark MacRae
Kody Mansfield
Kacie McCarty
Alexander Miller
Damee Moon
Samantha Nyovanie
Victoria Osorio Vasquez
Rachel Prescott
Kylie Prutisto-Chang
Cristobal Rivera
Amicha Robertson
Joaquin Rodriguez-Galvan
Mohammad Sadic
Erica Sadler
Jeff Schneider
Gayatri (Maria) Schur
Adam Schwing
Sabrina Solis
Alexis Sommerfield
Julia Sproch
Kritika Srinivasan
Ipsita Subudhi
Mahrukh Usmani
Alan Varghese
Katherine Ventre
Mericien Venzon
Richard Von Itter
Joshua Wang
Gabby Whiten
Yi Sheng (Ethan) Zhu
Ruoxun Zi