Faculty and Staff Awards and Honors News

Dr. Nancy Moreno named an AAAS 2018 fellow Nov 27, 2018
Dr. Nancy P. Moreno of Baylor College of Medicine has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). 
Dr. Lupski recognized for leadership in geneticsAug 9, 2018
The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) has honored Dr. James Lupski with the 2018 Victor A. McKusick Leadership Award.
Dr. Cheryl Lyn Walker receives Outstanding Investigator AwardAug 6, 2018
Dr. Cheryl Lyn Walker has been awarded an Outstanding Investigator Award (R35) from the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Baylor College of Medicine announces winners of the 15th annual Michael E. DeBakey Medical Student Poetry AwardJul 31, 2018
Baylor College of Medicine announces the 15th Annual Michael E. DeBakey Medical Student Poetry Awards.
St. Baldrick’s Foundation awards seven Baylor faculty with pediatric cancer research grantsJul 19, 2018
The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-powered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, has awarded seven grants to faculty members at Baylor College of Medicine.
Dr. Nuo Li named Pew ScholarJun 14, 2018
Dr. Nuo Li has been named as a 2018 Pew scholar in biomedical sciences by the Pew Charitable Trust.
Dr. Mingshan Xue awarded 2018 McKnight Scholar AwardJun 13, 2018
Dr. Mingshan Xue has been awarded the  2018 McKnight Scholar Award, which is granted to young scientists in the early stages of their careers who have demonstrated a commitment to neuroscience.
Dr. Hsiao-Tuan Chao receives prestigious Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career AwardJun 12, 2018
Dr. Hsiao-Tuan Chao, instructor of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, was awarded the highly competitive 2018 Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Award for Medical Scientists.
Dr. María Elena Bottazzi honored for work on Chagas vaccineJun 5, 2018
The Latin American nonprofit Fundación Carlos Slim has awarded Dr. María Elena Bottazzi the 2018 Research Trajectory Slim Health Award for her 20-year work developing vaccines for parasitic diseases.
Dr. Meng Wang named Howard Hughes InvestigatorMay 23, 2018
Dr. Meng Wang has been named a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Investigator at Baylor.