Faculty and Staff Awards and Honors News

Dr. Matthew Rasband awarded prestigious neuroscience awardDec 12, 2012
Rasband’s work focuses on the molecular mechanisms that regulate axon function.
O'Malley to receive 2013 Endocrine Regulation Prize of Fondation IPSENNov 16, 2012
Prize awarded for O'Malley's body of work on steroid hormones.
Kavraki elected to Institutes of MedicineOct 16, 2012
Election to the IOM is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.
Bellen honored by Gill Center at Indiana University BloomingtonSep 28, 2012
Dr. Hugo Bellen honored with award and plaque at the annual Gill Symposium on Sept. 27.
BCM's Gottschalk receives NIH transformative research awardSep 27, 2012
Award supports work to discover new ways to mobilize the immune system to kill cancer cells.
Dr. Margaret Spitz receives distinguished scientist awardSep 5, 2012
Award will be presented Oct. 15 during the 2012 Association of American Cancer Institute's annual forum.
Goodell named ASH's 2012 William Dameshek Prize award winnerAug 28, 2012
Goodell will be presented with the award at the 2012 annual meeting of the society Dec. 8–-11 in Atlanta.
Peacock recognized for exemplary clinical professionalismAug 8, 2012
Dr. Cynthia Peacock receives Love Award, honoring BCM academic clinicians for demonstrating exemplary professionalism in practice.
Singh receives AcademyHealth award for innovative researchJun 26, 2012
Dr. Hardeep Singh research in reducing and understanding diagnostic errors recognized by AcademyHealth.
Advancing Clinical Excellence grants awardedJun 6, 2012
Ten BCM residents receive grants to improve the safety and quality of patient care.