NIH CounterACT Researcher Honors and Awards 2016


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NIH CounterACT Researcher Honors and Awards 2016

Scientific Achievements/Awards from Scientific Societies

Amelia Rand, Ph.D., University of California Davis, AACR Judah Folkman Fellowship for Angiogenesis Research (2016 - 2018)

Samba Reddy, Ph.D., Texas A&M University: (2016). Fellow of the American Epilepsy Society

Daniel Tancredi, Ph.D., University of California, Davis, University of California Davis Health System Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research, 2016

Neera Tewari-Singh, MS, PhD, University of Colorado Denver, Society of Toxicology-Association of Scientists of Indian origin (ASIO) Young Investigator Award, 2016


Scientific Presentations/Competitions

René Blöcher, Ph.D., University of California Davis, Best poster presentation at the 21rd International Symposium on Microsomes and Drug Oxidation, 2016


Honors in Scientific Literature

Cover Page: McElroy CS, Min E, Huang J,  Loader JE, Hendry-Hofer TB, Garlick RB, Rioux JS, Veress LA, Smith R, Osborne C, Anderson DR, Holmes WW, Paradiso DC, White CW, Day BJ. (2016) Catalytic Antioxidant Rescue of Inhaled Sulfur Mustard Toxicity. Toxicol Sci. Dec;154(2):341-353.


Ph.D. Candidate Awards/Student Travel Awards

Gabriella Composto, Rutgers University, DTTS 2017 Paper of the Year Award for:  Composto GM., Laskin JD., Laskin DL., Gerecke DR., Casillas RP., Heindel ND., Joseph LB., Heck DE. An Indomethacin Prodrug Ameliorates Injury Induced by Nitrogen Mustard in a Cutaneous Murine Patch Model. Exp Mol Pathol 100 (3):522-531, 2016.