Liubin Yang is a 2012 Fellowship Recipient of the Pediatric Oncology Student Training Program (POST) of the Alex Lemonade Stand Foundation.
Zongxiao He, Ruchi Masand, Xia Wang and Yijie Zhai were named Fellows in The Houston Laboratory and Population Sciences Training Program in Gene-Environment Interaction 2012-2014.
Zongxiao He was a semifinalist for the 2012 ASHG/Charles J. Epstein Trainee Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Research.
- Dr. Rodney Samaco, who was a student in the MHG program, is one of 10 researchers nationwide to receive a NIH Director’s Early Independence Award.
- Laura Heckman received a NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein Individual Predoctoral National Research Service Award (NRSA) from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
- Caressa Lietman received a NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein Individual Predoctoral National Research Service Award (NRSA).