2016

Marco Napoli, PhD
  • MD Anderson Trainee Research Day 2016, AMGEN Award in Basic Science Research
Sarah Wu
  • Genes and Development Graduate Program Travel Award
  • Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Travel Award
Ngoc Hoang Bao Bui
  • Andrew Sowell-Wade Huggins Scholarship 2015-2016

2015

Elsa Flores, PhD
  • Elsa R. Flores, Ph.D.- NCI Outstanding Investigator Award
Marco Napoli, PhD
  • AACR-Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company Scholar-in-Training Award
Sarah Wu
  • Genes and Development Graduate Program Travel Award
  • Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Travel Award
  • Trainee Research Day 2015 Poster Competition Finalist, Basic Science
Andrew Davis
  • American Legion Auxiliary Fellowship in Cancer Research
  • Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) TL1 Pre-doctoral training program
  • Genes and Development & EMC 2015 Fall Retreat Research Poster Award - Post-Candidacy Student Category
2014
Avinash Venkatanarayan
  • T.C. Hsu Memorial Award for Cell Biology & Genetics
  • Grady Saunders Student Research Achievement Award
  • G&D Program Post-Candidacy Poster Award
  • MD Anderson Trainee Research Day Oral presentation finalist
Andrew Davis
  • American Legion Auxiliary Fellowship in Cancer Research
  • Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) TL1 Pre-doctoral training program
Ngoc Hoang Bao Bui
  • Genes & Development Graduate program pre-candidacy research achievement award
Marco Napoli
  • TRIUMPH (Translational Research in Multi disciplinary program) Postdoctoral Fellowship
Hussein Abbas
  • Odyssey Recruitment Fellowship
Sarah Wu
  • T32 Training Program in Molecular Genetics of Cancer Pre-doctoral Fellow (T32 CA009299)
  • Schissler Foundation Fellow for Translational Studies of Common Human Diseases
  • Pre-candidacy Student Research Poster Award, GSBS Genes and Development Program Retreat
  • Cullen Trust for Higher Education Physician/Scientist Fellowship Program: 2010 – 2014
2013
Elsa Flores
  • "Session Chair" – Non-Coding RNAs and roles in cancer 2013 American Association for Cancer Research, Washington D.C.
Sarah Wu
  • AAAS/Science Program for Excellence in Science Recipient
Deepavali Chakravarti
  • "Oral Presentation" at the 2013 American Association for Cancer Research, Washington D.C.
  • "Scholar in Training Award" 2013 American Association for Cancer Research, Washington D.C
  • Successfully completed "Ph.D. Dissertation" in May 2013
Avinash Venkatanarayan
  • "Oral Presentation" at the 2013 American Association for Cancer Research, Washington D.C.
  • Awards
    1. Travel Award from Sea Horse Biosciences to attend 2013 AACR Meeting
    2. UT Graduate School Travel Award
    3. Genes & Development Graduate Program Travel Award
    4. Andrew Sowell - Wade Huggins Scholar in Cancer Research
    5. MD Anderson Trainee Excellence Award
    6. BMB Dept. Trainee Research Award- Presentation
Andrew Davis
  • Honorable Mention, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Ramon Flores Gonzalez
  • Health Supplement to promote diversity in Health Related Research 2013-2015
2012
Deepavali Chakravarti
  • UT MD Anderson President's Research Scholarship Award
  • "Poster Presentation Award" at the Institute of Basic Science retreat
Avinash Venkatanarayan
  • Schissler Foundation Fellow in Genetics of Human Disease
2011
Elsa Flores
  • Key note address: p63/P73 Workshop in Lyon, France
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Scholar
  • UT STARS Award
  • CPRIT Grant to study p63 regulation of miRNAs in breast cancer
Xiaohua Su
  • Oral presentation at the p63/p73 Workshop in France
  • Travel Award from Seahorse Biosciences to attend the p63/p73 Workshop in France.
Deepavali Chakravarti
  • Fellowships Awarded
    • T.C Hsu Memorial Fellowship
    • Graduate School Travel Award
    • CPRIT Fellowship Award
    • Schissler Fellowship Award
  • Oral presentation at the p63/p73 Workshop in France
  • "Best Oral presentation Award" Cancer Biology Retreat-2011
Avinash Venkatanarayan
  • Awarded the "Best Poster Award-Pre-Candidacy" in the Genes & Development Retreat-2011.