Faculty and Staff Awards and Honors News

Dr. Cristina Poveda Cuevas named 2019 STAT Wunderkind Nov 12, 2019
Dr. Cristina Poveda Cuevas, a research associate in the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, has been named a 2019 STAT Wunderkind by STAT News.
Dr. Peggy Goodell elected to National Academy of MedicineOct 21, 2019
Dr. Margaret “Peggy” Goodell, chair of the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Baylor College of Medicine, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine.
Susan G. Komen® honors Dr. Matthew Ellis with Brinker AwardOct 3, 2019
Dr. Matthew Ellis has been awarded the Susan G. Komen® Brinker Award for Scientific Distinction in Clinical Research.
Dr. Christophe Herman wins NIH Pioneer AwardOct 1, 2019
Dr. Christophe Herman, professor of molecular and human genetics and molecular virology and microbiology at Baylor, has been awarded the National Institutes of Health Director’s Pioneer Award.
Dr. Matthew Rasband recognized for outstanding mentorshipAug 15, 2019
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) at the National Institutes of Health gave the Landis Award for Outstanding Mentorship to Dr. Matthew N. Rasband.
Dr. Huda Zoghbi to receive genetics leadership award at national meetingJul 22, 2019
The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) has honored Dr. Huda Zoghbi with the 2019 Victor A. McKusick Leadership Award.
Dr. Katherine King receives Presidential Early Career AwardJul 18, 2019
Dr. Katherine King has been named a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).
Bottazzi named National Academy of Medicine scholarMay 23, 2019
Dr. Maria Elena Bottazzi has been selected by the National Academy of Medicine as one of 10 Emerging Leaders in Health and Medicine Scholars.
Excellence in education honored at BaylorMay 17, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine’s top educational leaders were honored at Faculty Awards Day, Thursday, May 16.
Excellence in patient care honored at BaylorMay 17, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine honored its faculty leaders in patient care at the annual Faculty Awards Day, Thursday, May 16.