Faculty and Staff Awards and Honors News

Baylor faculty honored as outstanding cliniciansMay 13, 2014
A select group of Baylor faculty received the college’s Master Clinician and Rising Star Clinician awards at a May 12 ceremony.
Brinkley honored with highest scientific honor from the American Society for Cell BiologyMay 8, 2014
Baylor's Dr. William R. Brinkley named as one of the recipients of the E.B. Wilson Medal.
Two Baylor leaders elected to the National Academy of SciencesApr 29, 2014
Dr. Dora E. Angelaki, professor and Wilhelmina Robertson Chair in Neuroscience, and Dr. Martin M. Matzuk, director of the Center for Drug Discovery and vice chair of pathology & immunology at Baylor College of Medicine, have both been elected to the Nation
Angelaki named to the American Academy of Arts and SciencesApr 25, 2014
Dr. Dora E. Angelaki, professor and the Wilhelmina Robertson Chair in Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine, has been named to one of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies – the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Zoghbi awarded 2014 March of Dimes Prize in Developmental BiologyApr 8, 2014
Dr. Huda Zoghbi, professor of neuroscience, pediatrics, molecular and human genetics and neurology at Baylor College of Medicine, will receive the 2014 March of Dimes Prize in Developmental Biology.
Dr. Erez Aiden named newest McNair Scholar at Baylor College of Medicine Mar 26, 2014
Award-winning scientist Dr. Erez Aiden has been named the newest McNair Scholar at Baylor College of Medicine.
Yudofsky honored with inaugural neuropsychiatry awardMar 7, 2014
Dr. Stuart C. Yudofsky received the inaugural Gary J. Tucker M.D. Award for Lifetime Achievement in Neuropsychiatry. It is the American Neuropsychiatric Association's highest honor.
McGovern Institute for Brain Research to honor Dr. Huda ZoghbiMar 4, 2014
The McGovern Institute will award the Scolnick Prize to Dr. Zoghbi April 30.
McPherson awarded ophthalmology's prestigious Gonin MedalMar 4, 2014
Dr. Alice McPherson, a professor of ophthalmology and founder of the Retina Research Foundation, has been selected for the oldest and most prestigious medal in ophthalmology, the Gonin Medal.  
Danielson honored for protecting the hearing of our nation’s heroesMar 4, 2014
Baylor College of Medicine’s Richard Danielson has devoted his career to audiology-related issues in the military and at NASA, and now he’s being honored for his commitment to the field.