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2020 ‐ 2021 Department of Biomedical Engineering Graduate Student Awards

 

Outstanding Graduate Career
This award recognizes a PhD student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering who exhibited overall excellence throughout their graduate career, including performing outstanding research, publishing high-quality manuscripts, delivering engaging and high-profile talks, and demonstrating leadership ability.

Awarded to:
   
Jacob Antunes & Ujjal Didar Singh Sekhon

Nominated by:
Satish Viswanath & Anirban Sen Gupta

 

Excellence in Graduate Teaching
This award recognizes a current graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering who has shown excellence in a TA position. Students receiving this award demonstrate diligence, punctuality, and initiative in the performance of their teaching assistantship duties in addition to patience and support towards their students.

Awarded to:
   
Prathyush Chirra & Amogh Hiremath

Nominated by:
Satish Viswanath & Anant Madabhushi

 

Outstanding Master's Work
This award recognizes a Masters student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering who exhibited overall excellence in any academic area pertaining to their MS degree, including but not limited to the following: performance in the classroom, research, significant publication or presentation, etc.

Awarded to:

Ryan-David Reyes

Nominated by:
Ronald Triolo

 

Outstanding Publication
This award recognizes a student in Biomedical Engineering who has published an outstanding manuscript as first of co-first author between May 1, 2020 and April 30, 2021 of significant originality and impact to the scientific community.

Awarded to:

Pranjal Vaidya

Nominated by:
Anant Madabhushi

 

Excellence in Mentorship
This award recognizes a current graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering who has served as an outstanding formal or informal mentor to others in their labs or classes, including undergraduate students, other graduate students, high school students, visiting researchers, etc.

Awarded to:
   
Yijiang Chen & Prathyush Chirra

Nominated by:
Anant Madabhushi & Satish Viswanath

 

Excellence in Departmental and External Service
This award recognizes a current graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering who has served the Department or participated in external service activities in a particularly exceptional manner.

Awarded to:
   
Victoria Laney & Sydney Song

Nominated by:
ZR Lu & Jeffrey Capadona

 

Outstanding Creativity in Experiential Graduate Instruction
This special award is for meeting the unprecedented challenges of creating a hybrid learning experience for biomaterials laboratory courses that effectively mixed hands-on and virtual elements.

Awarded to:
      
George Hoeferlin, Olivia Krebs, Yue Xu

Nominated by:
Andrew Shoffstall

 

The Cameron McIntyre Outstanding Award for 2021
This recognition is awarded to a teaching assistant who’s efforts are well above and go well beyond expectations in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

Awarded to:

Olivia Krebs

Recognizing, in one shot, the outstanding and much appreciated
TA efforts that two individuals have given to me,
J. Thomas Mortimer