2017-2018 Awards

Bradford Martins
NIH F30 NRSA Predoctoral Fellowship
Mentor: Dr. Andrew James

 
Julia Tobacyk
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Predoctoral Fellowship
Mentor: Dr. Lee Ann MacMillan Crow

Chris Bolden
1st Place Poster Presentation in the 2018 UAMS Student Research Day
Graduate Student Division and Overall Division
Southern Regional Educational Board Dissertation Fellowship
Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Neuroscience Scholars Program Associate Award
ASPET Mentoring Network Travel Award/ASPET Travel Award/ASPET Poster Award
FASEB MARC Mentored Travel Award
UAB NEURAL Scholarship

 
Magdalena Delgado
3rd Place Poster Presentation in the 2018 UAMS Student Research Day
Graduate Student Division

 
William Hyatt
2nd Place Poster Presentation in the 2018 UAMS Student Research Day
Graduate Student Profession Student Division

 
Samantha McClenahan
1st Place Poster Presentation in the 2018 UAMS Student Research Day
Graduate Student Division and Overall Division

 
Julia Tobacyk
Selected as Chair for a Gordon Research Conference Seminar Series

Erin Bush
William Randolph Hearst Scholar

 
Magdalena Delgado
ASBMB 2018 Graduate Travel Award

 
Laura Ewing
Perry J. Gehring Student Award
Society of Toxicology Risk Assessment Specialty Section

 
Brian Koss                                                                                
Miltenyi Biotec’s Immuno-Oncology Innovation Award

 
Samantha McClenahan
1st Place 3 Minute Thesis Graduate School Semifinal
Runner-Up 3 Minute Thesis UAMS Finals

 
Catheryn Wilson
1st Place Poster, Carolina Cannabinoid Collaborative Conference
1st Place Poster, Arkansas Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience
Best Presentation Award, Behavior, Biology and Chemistry: Translational Research in Addiction

 
Pankaj Patyal
Selected as a Student Helper for the American Society for Neurochemistry Annual Meeting

 
Matthew Phillips
Journal of Virology Spotlight article paper selection

 
Bradley Shields
AACR Scholar in Training Award

 
Catheryn Wilson
2018 NEURAL Conference Travel Award
ASPET Graduate Student Travel Award
Behavior, Biology and Chemistry (BBC): Translational Research in Addiction Travel Award

BHUVAN AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN BIOCHEMISTRY GRADUATE RESEARCH
First place – Magdalena Delgado and Brian Koss

Second place – Kirk West

Third place – Binyan Belachew