Awards

Anthony BilottaAnthony Bilotta
Mentor: Y Cong
Research Project: Microbiota metabolites SCFA promote intestinal epithelial repair and wound healing
Fellowship: 1/2019 – 12/2024
Jacob Stockton Jacob Stockton
Mentor: A Torres
Research Project: Unraveling Multi-Nucleated Giant Cells: Identification of Type VI Secretion Effectors in Burkholderia pseudomallei
Fellowship: 8/2020 – 7/2024
NO image man Antonio Muruato
Mentors: P Shi/S Weaver
Research Project: Genetic stability of live-attenuated Zika vaccine candidates
Fellowship: 10/2019 – 9/2021
  
Dorothea MorrisDorothea Morris
Mentor: R Garofalo
Project: Humanized Murine Model of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
Fellowship: 4/2020 – 3/2022
Coleman Baker James Fisher Adam Hage Paul Kilgore
Coleman Baker
Mentor: P Shi
James Fisher
Mentor: L Soong
Adam Hage
Mentor: R Rajsbaum
Paul Kilgore
Mentor: A Chopra
    
Emily Mantlo Yazmin Martinez-Martinez NO image manDaniel Tapia
Emily Mantlo
Mentor: S Paessler
Yazmin Martinez-Martinez
Mentor: J Endsley
Antonio Muruato
Mentors: P Shi/S Weaver
Daniel Tapia
Mentor: A Torres
2019 Mardelle Susman Scientific Writing Awards
From left:Anthony Bilotta (Cong lab), Edrous Alamer (Hu lab, PhD received 2020), Sarah van Tol (Rajsbaum lab),
Abdullah Algaissi (Tseng lab, PhD received 2019), Breanna Tercero (Makino lab); Brittany Ross (Torres lab, PhD 2019)
Award
Student
Mentor
Dennis William Bowman Scholarship in Biomedical ResearchAnthony BilottaYingzi Cong
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship Fund GSBSAntonio MuruatoPei-Yong Shi/Scott Weaver
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship Fund GSBSBreanna TerceroShinji Makino
Robert Bennett ScholarshipBrittany RossAlfredo Torres
Curtis W. Lambert Scholarship Fund GSBSColeman BakerPei-Yong Shi
Shirley Patricia Parker Scholarship Endowment in the
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Coleman BakerPei-Yong Shi
Mason Guest Scholar Program AwardCorey FultonDavid Beasley/Dennis Bente
Eva Yznaga Seger, MD Presidential ScholarshipDaniel TapiaAlfredo Torres
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship Fund GSBSDaniel TapiaAlfredo Torres
Leroy Olson, PhD Endowed ScholarshipEmily MantloSlobodan Paessler
Robert Harrison, MD, Memorial MD/PhD EndowmentJames FisherLynn Soong
John Stanton Endowed ScholarshipPaul KilgoreAshok Chopra
Edith and Robert Zinn Presidential ScholarshipAdam HageRicardo Rajsbaum
Eva Yznaga Seger, MD Presidential ScholarshipSarah Van TolRicardo Rajsbaum/Alexander Freiberg
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship Fund GSBSSarah Van TolRicardo Rajsbaum/Alexander Freiberg
Arun Kumar Chopra, Nirmal Rani Chopra and Dharam Dev Chopra Memorial Scholarship in the GSBSYazmin MartinezJanice Endsley
Arthur and Dorothy Barrett Scholarship FundTimothy WanningerSlobodan Paessler
Award
Student
Mentor
Harold T. Sanders Endowed Fellowship in Vaccine DevelopmentAbdullah AlgaissiKent Tseng
University Federal Credit Union - GSBSMaria AnsarRoberto Garofalo
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship FundColeman BakerPei-Yong Shi
UTMB Student Government Association Leadership Scholarship for the Graduate School of Biomedical SciencesAnthony BilottaYingzi Cong
Arun Kumar Chopra, Nirmal Rani Chopra and Dharam Dev Chopra Memorial Scholarship in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Robert Harrison, MD, Memorial MD/PhD EndowmentJames FisherRichard Pyles
Sealy Center for Vaccine DevelopmentPaul KilgoreAshok Chopra
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship FundAdam HageRicardo Rajsbaum
Curtis W. Lambert Scholarship Fund GSBS The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship FundBrittany RossAlfredo Torres
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship FundMiguel SaldañaGrant Hughes
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship FundDaniel TapiaAlfredo Torres
Award
Student
Mentor
Del Papa Distributing College Endowment GSBSSarah AuclairHaitao Hu/ Lynn Soong
Michael Tacheeni Scott Endowed ScholarshipMaria AnsarRoberto Garofalo
Arun Kumar Chopra, Nirmal Rani Chopra, and Dharam Dev Chopra Memoria Scholarship in the GSBSDaniel TapiaAlfredo Torres
Sealy Center for Vaccine DevelopmentTeresa SorvilloThomas Geisbert
Zelda Zinn Casper Scholars EndowmentAntonio MuruatoPei yong Shi
John Stanton Endowed ScholarshipBrittany RossAlfredo Torres
Harold T. Sanders Endowed Fellowship in Vaccine DevelopmentVictor CarpioRobin Stephens
Zhou-Geng Endowment FundBrian DawesAlexander Freiberg
Robert Shope Endowed ScholarshipStephanie VegaJoan Nichols
Steunebrink Scholarship Endowment GSBSCorey FultonDennis Bente/ David Beasley
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship Fund GSBSAdam HageRicardo Rajsbaum
The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship Fund GSBSSarah Van TolRicardo Rajsbaum/ Alexander Freiberg