CSA News

Kay Oyajobi – Academy of Educational Scholars Star Educator Award!

May 6, 2024

Congratulations to Kay (Babatunde) Oyajobi.  Dr. Oyajobi received an Academy of Educational Scholars Star Educator Award!


Omid Rahimi and Annette Occhialini – Selected to Serve at Graduation as Faculty Marshalls!

April 30, 2024

Congratulations to Omid Rahimi and Annette Occhialini for being selected by the medical class of 2024 to serve at graduation as faculty marshalls!


Joel Agosta – GSBS Selected as Student Speaker at Hooding Ceremony!

April 15, 2024

Congratulations to Joel Agosta, a predoctoral student in Feng-Chun Yang’s laboratory. Joel was selected by the GSBS to be the student speaker at their hooding ceremony this year! Congratulations also to Dr. Yang!


Santosh Timilsina – LSOM Research Day, Tied for 1st Place for Best Podium Presentation!

April 11, 2024

Congratulations to Santosh Timilsina, a postdoctoral fellow in Manjeet Rao’s lab. He tied for 1st place for best podium presentation among postdoctoral fellows and clinical fellows at LSOM Research Day! Congratulations also to Manjeet!


Vincent Pham – LSOM Research Day Award!

April 11, 2024

Congratulations to Vincent Pham, a graduate student in Gang Huang’s lab, received a $200 award from the LSOM Research Day poster competition! Congratulations also to Gang.


Panneerdoss Subbarayalu & Daisy Medina – AACR Awards at the Annual Meeting!

April 9, 2024

Congratulations to Dr. Panneerdoss Subbarayalu who won the AACR minority serving institution Faculty Scholar award at the annual meeting! Congratulations to Ms. Daisy Medina who won the AACR Minority Scholar award at the annual meeting! Congratulations also to Manjeet Rao who mentors both Dr. Subbarayalu and Daisy Medina!  


Pei Wang – New Owens Award!

April 9, 2024

Congratulations to Pei Wang on receiving a new Owens award!


Shahad Abdulsahib – GSBS Presidential Ambassador!

April 9, 2024

Congratulations to Shahad Abdulsahib, in Manjeet Rao’s lab, for being named the GSBS Presidential Ambassador.


Desirae Morales – 2024 PESTOLA Annual Conference!

April 9, 2024

Desirae Morales, first-year Ph.D. student in Dr. Dong’ lab, delivered an oral presentation at the 2024 PESTOLA Annual Conference today. She distinguished herself as one of this year’s Top 3 Abstract Award Winners, chosen by the Pediatric Endocrine Society’s annual conference committee. During her presentation, she received recognition with an award certificate and a monetary […]


Bess Frost – Promotion to Professor with Tenure!

April 8, 2024

Congratulations to Bess Frost!  Her promotion to Professor with tenure was approved!