Faculty and Staff Awards and Honors News
Angelaki named to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Apr 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 Biology Apr 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 award Mar 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 Zoghbi Mar 4, 2014 The McGovern Institute will award the Scolnick Prize to Dr. Zoghbi April 30.
McPherson awarded ophthalmology's prestigious Gonin Medal Mar 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 heroes Mar 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.
Dr. Malcolm Brenner recipient of Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium Lifetime Achievement Award Feb 13, 2014 Renowned cell and gene therapy researcher Dr. Malcolm Brenner has been named a recipient of the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium’s Lifetime Achievement Award.
Bellen honored by Genetics Society of America Jan 31, 2014 Dr. Hugo Bellen awarded the Society's George W. Beadle Award, established to honor individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the community of genetics researchers.
Lupski honored by Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society Jan 29, 2014 Dr. Jim Lupski, the Cullen Endowed Chair in Molecular Genetics and professor of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine, has been named the recipient of the 2014 Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society Award.