Faculty and Staff Awards and Honors News
Recipients of 2016 DeBakey Research Award represent Baylor College of Medicine’s scientific excellence May 3, 2016 Five Baylor faculty members have received the Michael E. DeBakey Excellence in Research Award .
New McNair Scholar at Baylor College of Medicine to study biophysics of cognition Apr 29, 2016 Dr. Nuo Li is the newest McNair Scholar at Baylor College of Medicine.
Dr. Xiang Zhang awarded prestigious Department of Defense grant for breast cancer research Mar 15, 2016 Dr. Xiang Zhang has been awarded the Department of Defense’s 2015 Breast Cancer Research Program Era of Hope Scholar Award to further study metastatic breast cancer.
Zoghbi to receive the prestigious Jessie Stevenson Kovalenko Medal Feb 1, 2016 The National Academy of Science announced Dr. Huda Zoghbi will be the recipient of this year’s prestigious Jessie Stevenson Kovalenko Medal.
Zoghbi to receive Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science Dec 11, 2015 Dr. Huda Zoghbi, professor of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine, has been named to receive the 2015 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science.
Bottazzi receives Honduran National Science Award Dec 10, 2015 Dr. Maria Elena Bottazzi, associate dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine and professor of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, is the recipient of the 2015 Jose Cecilio del Valle National Science Award from the government of Honduras.
Immunology team receives prestigious Lee Howley Sr. Prize for arthritis research Nov 23, 2015 Baylor immunology team awarded the 2015 Lee Howley Sr. Prize that recognizes team science in action that will lead to a faster cure for arthritis and related diseases.
Grusak and Rosen named AAAS Fellows Nov 23, 2015 Drs. Michael A. Grusak and Jeffrey M. Rosen of Baylor College of Medicine have been named Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Newest McNair Scholar named at Baylor College of Medicine Nov 2, 2015 Dr. François St-Pierre, a quantitative neuroscientist and neuroengineer, has been named the newest McNair Scholar at Baylor College of Medicine.
Zoghbi receives seven-year Javits award to advance ataxia research Jul 31, 2015 Dr. Huda Y. Zoghbi has been awarded a Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.