The following is a listing of trainees and the awards they have received:

Current and Former Trainees Awards

Trainee Name

Award Year

Award

Sean Michael

2013

Center for Cell and Gene Therapy Student Teaching Award, Baylor College of Medicine

Rachel Rau

2014

 American Society of Hematology, Oral Presentation

Xiaotian Zhang

2014

American Society of Hematology, Oral Presentation


2013

American Society of Hematology, Oral Presentation

Allison Mayle

2014

Trainee teaching award, Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine


2013

3rd place Oral Presentation, Cell and Gene Therapy Annual Retreat, Baylor College of Medicine


2013

American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award, New Orleans, LA


2012

American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award, Oral Presentation, Atlanta, GA

Min Luo    

2013

American Society of Hematology, Oral Presentation


2012

Second Place Poster Award; Annual FlowTex meeting        

Liubin Yang

2013

American Society of Hematology, Oral Presentation


2012

American Society of Hematology, Research Achievement Award


2012

First place, poster presentations, Baylor Graduate Student Symposium


2012

POST Award for Research, Alex’s Lemonade Stand

Katherine King

2010

NIH K08 Clinical Scientist Career Development Award


2010

International Society for Experimental Hematology
            Travel Award, Melbourne, Australia


2009

Travel Award, American Society of Hematology, Oral Presentation, New Orleans, LA


2009

T32 NIH Training Grant in Infection and Immunity, Baylor College of Medicine


2009

Russell and Virginia McFarland Award for Best Oral Presentation, Fellows Day, Department. of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine

Megan Tierney

2010

Genetics Department Award for Best Paper by a
Graduate Student, Baylor College of Medicine


2009

Travel Award, American Society of Hematology, New Orleans, LA


2009

Second Place Oral presentation, M.D./Ph.D. Retreat, Baylor College of Medicine

Rui (Mary) Mao

2009

American Society of Hematology Trainee Award for Undergraduates

George Souroullas

2010

Best Poster, CAGT annual Retreat, Baylor College of Medicine


2009

Oral Presentation, Transcriptional Mechanisms of Early Lymphocyte Development Symposium, La Jolla, CA


2008

Travel Award, Oral Presentation, ASH 50th Annual

Meeting, San Francisco, CA


2008

Pancyprian Association of Texas, Thekla Protopapas Scholarship


2008

3rd Place Oral Presentation, Molecular and Human Genetics Department Annual Retreat, Baylor College of Medicine

Kuanyin Lin

2008

Travel Award, Oral Presentation, ASH 50th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA


2008

NIH T32 Training Grant, Department of Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine


2008

John R. Kelsy, Jr. Student Speaker Award, Baylor Graduate Student Symposium


2008

3rd Place Platform Presentation, Cell and Gene Therapy Program Retreat, Baylor College of Medicine


2007

Travel Award, ASCB Annual Meeting


2007

Travel Award, ISSCR, Cairns, Australia


2007

2nd Place Platform Presentation, Department of Immunology Annual Retreat, Baylor College of Medicine


2006

NIH T32 Training Grant, Cell and Gene Therapy Program, Baylor College of Medicine


2006

Excellence in Teaching Award, Cell and Gene Therapy Program, Baylor College of Medicine

Grant Challen

2010

American Society of Hematology Joanne Levy, M.D. Memorial Award for Outstanding Achievement


2010

NIH K99 NIH Pathway to Independence Award


2008

Travel Award, ASH 50th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA


2008

Best Poster Presentation, Cell and Gene Therapy Symposium, Baylor College of Medicine


2008

Best Oral Presentation, Dan L Duncan Cancer Center Symposium, Baylor College of Medicine

Olga Sirin

2009

Beckman Most Outstanding Poster Award, Baylor Symposium


2009

1st Place Poster Award, Baylor Graduate Student Symposium


2008

Travel Award, ASH 50th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA


2008

1st Place Presentation, 6th Annual Dan L Duncan Cancer Center Symposium


2007

1st Place Best Oral Presentation, Cell and Gene Therapy Meeting, Baylor College of Medicine


2007

Travel Award, ISSCR Annual Meeting, Cairns, Australia

Continued...

Trainee Name

Year

Award

Leslie Fogel

2006

American Society of Hematology Trainee Award

David Weksberg

2008

Richard R. Dickason, Jr. Outstanding Physician Scientist Award, Baylor MSTP Program


2007

Best Talk, M.D./Ph.D. Program Annual Retreat


2007

Best Talk Department of Molecular and Human Genetics Annual Retreat


2006

First Place Poster Award BCM Graduate Student Symposium


2006

Sigma Xi Annual Graduate Student Award in Science and Engineering, Rice/TMC chapter


2005

Beckman Most Outstanding Poster Award, Baylor Symposium


2005

First Place Poster Award Baylor Graduate Student Symposium

Nathan Boles

2008

Travel Award, Keystone Symposium, Singapore


2005

2nd Place Poster, CAGT Annual Meeting


2005

Travel Award, NIDDK Cellular Niche Workshop

Stuart Chambers

2007

AFAR-GE Healthcare Junior Investigator Award for Excellence in Biomarker Research


2005

3rd Place Oral Presentation, Baylor CAGT Annual Conference


2004

Oral Presentation, ASH


2004

1st Place Poster, Baylor Graduate Student Symposium

Teresa Venezia-Bowman

2004

Keystone Symposium Scholarship Winner


2004

Claude W. Smith Fellowship Award for Excellence in Research


2003

Non-faculty Teaching Award, Baylor, CAGT Annual Conference


2003

2nd Place Poster Award, Baylor Graduate Student Symposium


2001

Teaching Assistant Excellence Award, Baylor College of Medicine

Steven Bradfute

2004

Deborah K. Martin Achievement Award in Biomedical Research


2002-2004

NIH T32 Training Grant, Department of Immunology

Fernando Camargo

2005

Hal Weintraub Award


2004

Beckman Award for Best Talk, Baylor Graduate Student Symposium


2004

Claude W. Smith Award


2004

Keystone Symposium Scholarship Winner


2003

ASH Travel Award


2003

1st Place Poster, Baylor Graduate Student Symposium


2003

Claude W. Smith Award, Most Outstanding Ph.D. Student, Baylor College of Medicine


2002

“Best Poster” Award, CMB & SCBMB Annual Retreat


2002

“Best Talk” Award, CMB & SCBMB Annual Retreat

Shannon McKinney-Freeman

2002

1st Place Poster Award, BCM Graduate School Day


2002

Best Graduate Student Talk Award, Baylor  Immunology Department Retreat


2001

Best Graduate Student Talk Award, Baylor Immunology Department Retreat


1998

Mary Owen Greenwood Scholar Award