Education

Student Awards and Honors

2012 Student Awards

Herbert J Evans Award
  • Hoon Shim

2011 Student Awards

Herbert J Evans Award
  • Abir Murherjee

2010 Student Awards

Herbert J Evans Award
  • Tom Seegar

2009 Student Awards

Predoctoral Traning Fellowships
  • Rochelle Coelho: Young Investigator Enhancement Award, American Society for Neurochemistry
  • Lauren Bryan, NIH F31 Fellowship
  • Graham Strub, NIH F30 MD/PhD predoctoral fellowship from NINDS
Clayton Award
  • Danielle Schramm
Herbert J Evans Award
  • Regina Oyesanya
Travel Awards
  • Danielle Schramm—Travel award for 2009 ASBMB meeting
  • Jinhua Wu: 43rd annual Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Awards
  •  Regina Oyesanya (Scholarship)

2008 Student Awards

Predoctoral Traning Fellowships
  • Ryan Swapp: NIH Fellowship for Clinical Research
  • Marcy C Speer: Scholarship: Genetic Analysis of Complex Human Diseases
  • Lauren Bryan, NIH F31 Fellowship
  • Steven Paugh, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Morgan Salmon, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Graham Strub, NIH F30 MD/PhD predoctoral fellowship from NINDS
  • Preeti Subramanian, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Palmer Wilkins, National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, NIH predoctoral fellowship
Clayton Award
  • Abir Mukherjee
Herbert J Evans Award
  • Dayanjan Shanaka Wijesinghe
Travel Awards
  • Poulami Mitra: Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
  • Poulami Mitra: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)
  • Palmer Wilkins: Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
  • Palmer Wilkins: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)
  • Jinhua Wu: 42nd annual Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Awards
  • Katarzyna Wilczynska (Scholarship)
  • Charles Easley
  • Regina Oyesanya
Other Awards
  • Rochelle Coelho: Young Investigator Enhancement Award, American Society for Neurochemistry.
  • Preeti Subramanian: Biochemical Journal Award, 39th Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference.

2007 Student Awards

Predoctoral Traning Fellowships
  • Steven Paugh, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Morgan Salmon, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Heidi Sankala, Department of Defense predoctoral fellowship
  • Mariano Scian, National Cancer Institute, NIH predoctoral fellowship
  • Preeti Subramanian, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Palmer Wilkins, National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, NIH predoctoral fellowship
Clayton Award
  • Regina Oyesanya
The Sidney S negus Award for excellence in Biochemistry
  • Rachael Griffiths
Herbert J Evans Award
  • Marc Cantwell
Travel Awards
  • Rochelle Coelho: 21st Meeting of the International Society for Neurochemistry
  • Rachael Griffiths: Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
  • Rachael Griffiths: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) meeting
  • Poulami Mitra: Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
  • Poulami Mitra: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) meeting
  • Barbara Paugh: Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
  • Emilse Sanchez: 21st Meeting of the International Society for Neurochemistry
  • Palmer Wilkins: Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
  • Palmer Wilkins: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) meeting
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Awards
  • Katarzyna Wilczynska (Scholarship)
Other Awards
  • Preeti Subramanian: Biochemical Journal Award, 39th Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference

2006 Student Awards

Predoctoral Traning Fellowships
  • Krystina Berg, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Steven Paugh, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Morgan Salmon, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Heidi Sankala, Department of Defense predoctoral fellowship
  • Preeti Subramanian, American Heart Association predoctoral fellowship
  • Palmer Wilkins, National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, NIH predoctoral fellowship
  • Emilse Sanchez: Young Investigator Enhancement Award, American Society of Neurochemistry
Clayton Award
  • Katarzyna Wilczynska
Herbert J Evans Award
  • JiaDe (Jeff)
Travel Awards
  • Rochelle Coelho: American Society for Neurochemistry Meeting
  • Chas Easley: American Society for Cell Biology Meeting
  • Poulami Mitra: 97th American Association of Cancer Research Conference
  • Miguel Rufail: Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology Meeting
  • Emilse Sanchez: Young Investigator Enhancement Award, American Society of Neurochemistry
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Awards
  • Dayanjan Shanaka Wijesinghe (Scholarship)
  • Rebecca Frum
  • Kwasi KariKari
Other Awards
  • Preeti Subramanian: Biochemical Journal Award, 39th Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
  • Steven Paugh: Honoree, 2006 St. Jude National Graduate Student Symposium

2005 Student Awards

Predoctoral Traning Fellowships
  • Heidi Sankala, DOD
  • Morgan Salmon, AHA predoctoral fellowship
  • Steven Paugh, AHA predoctoral fellowship
  • Preeti Subramanian, AHA predoctoral fellowship
  • Mariano Scian, F31 from NCI/ NIH
  • Ricky Saini, F31 from NIAMS/ NIH
  • Palmer Wilkins, F31 from NIAMS/ NIH
  • Ricky Saini, Young Investigator Enhancement Award, American Society for Neurochemistry
Clayton Award
  • Dayanjan Shanaka Wijesinghe
  • Prabhat Mukerjee
The Sidney S negus Award for excellence in Biochemistry
  • Heidi Sankala
Herbert J Evans Award
  • Locheke (Jerry) Basosila
Travel Awards
  • Preeti Subramanian: Avanti Polar Lipids Founder’s Award-SRLC
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Awards
  • Heather O’Farrell (Scholarship);
  • Prabhat Mukerjee
  •  Amandeep Bajwa
Other Awards
  • Heidi Sankala: First place, Massey Cancer Center Research Retreat: "Excellence in Cancer Research" award
  • Becky Frum: Second place, Massey Cancer Center Research Retreat: "Excellence in Cancer Research" award
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