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The Sealy Center on Aging supports a number of events related to research, education, and community service throughout the year focusing on improving the health and well-being of the elderly. Follow @UTMB_SCoA on Twitter and visit our Facebook Page for announcements.

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Congratulations to Doctoral Students Receiving Scholarships

Feb 6, 2023, 17:00 PM by SCOA

Congratulations to Doctoral students in Rehabilitation Sciences and Population Health Sciences who are mentored by researchers at the Sealy Center on Aging and receiving scholarships for this year: 

  • Kevin Pritchard: Bohdan Nechay Endowment; Peyton and Lydia Schapper Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • Kseniya Masterova: Peyton and Lydia Schapper Endowed Scholarship Fund; The Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship Fund GSBS
  • Kelli LaCroix: Samuel N. Kolmen, PhD and Barbara Kass Kolmen, MD Travel Scholarship; The Don W. Micks Scholarship in Preventive Medicine and Community Health; Michael Gilles Purgason Memorial Scholarship
  • Nisha Bhattarai: Shirley and Albert E. Sanders, M.D. Presidential Scholarship GSBS; The Don W. Micks Scholarship in Preventive Medicine and Community Health
  • Zachary Von Ruff: The Charles F. Otis Clinical Research Award
  • Yejin Kang: Jason E. Perlman Memorial Fund; Peyton and Lydia Schapper Endowed Scholarship Fund; Sealy Center for Aging
  • Monica Hernandez: Peyton and Lydia Schapper Endowed Scholarship Fund; University Federal Credit Union - GSBS

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