Faculty and Staff Awards and Honors News

St. Baldrick’s Foundation awards seven Baylor faculty with pediatric cancer research grantsToday
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. 
Baylor faculty's clinical excellence honored at ceremonyMay 18, 2018
Baylor College of Medicine recognized its faculty leaders in excellence for patient care at the annual Faculty Awards Day ceremony, held May 18.
Baylor faculty celebrated as outstanding educational leadersMay 18, 2018
Baylor College of Medicine honored its top educational leaders at the Faculty Awards Day ceremony, held Thursday, May 17, in the College’s Cullen Auditorium.
Baylor College of Medicine honors faculty with Michael E. DeBakey Excellence in Research AwardsMay 9, 2018
Baylor College of Medicine has honored five of its leading faculty with the 2018 Michael E. DeBakey, M.D., Excellence in Research Award, which recognizes published scientific contributions to clinical or basic biomedical research over the past three years.
Hotez, Zoghbi join American Academy of Arts and SciencesApr 18, 2018
Dr. Peter J. Hotez, and Dr. Huda Y. Zoghbi have been elected as the newest members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s most prestigious honorary titles.