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Honors and Awards

2020

Bruce Hammock, PhD, Core A Leader, given Lifetime Achievement Award from UC Davis Chancellor.

2019

Michael Rogawski, MD, PhD, Associate Director of CounterACT, named UC Davis Innovator of the Year for postpartum depression work.

Pamela Lein Lab 

2018 
  • Suangsuda Supasai, a postdoc working on the CounterACT project, won the 2018 Women in Toxicology Special Interest Group “Celebrating Women in Toxicology Award” 
  • Michelle Guignet, a graduate student working on the CounterACT project, won the NorCal SOT Graduate Student Achievement Award, 2nd place 
  • Sunjay Sethi, the NorCal SOT Graduate Student Achievement Award, 1st place 
  • Sunjay Sethi, Neurotoxicology Specialty Section (NTSS) of the Society of Toxicology, Graduate Student Poster Competition, 3rd place 
  • Annalise vonderEmbse, Neurotoxicology Specialty Section (NTSS) of the Society of Toxicology, Postdoctoral Poster Competition, 2nd place 
  • Dr. Kimberly Keil, awarded a K99/R00 from NIEHS 
  • Michelle Guignet, CounterACT graduate student, selected for the FUTURE Career Exploration program for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars 
  • Jonas Calsbeek, CounterACT graduate student, selected for the Mentoring Network Travel Award from the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET) to attend the ASPET Mentoring Network: Coaching for Career 
2017
  • Dr. Kimberly Keil, Northern California Regional Chapter of the Society of Toxicology (NorCal SOT) Postdoctoral Achievement Award, 2nd Place 
  • Dr. Suangsuda Supasai, a postdoc working on the CounterACT project, Northern California Regional Chapter of the Society of Toxicology (NorCal SOT) Postdoctoral Achievement Award, 3rd Place 
  • Dr. Kimberly Keil, Neurotoxicology Specialty Section (NTSS of SOT, Postdoctoral Poster competition, 1st Place 
  • Dr. Suren Bandara, a postdoc working on the CounterACT project, Neurotoxicology Specialty Section (NTSS) of SOT, Postdoctoral Poster competition, 3rd Place 
  • Brad Hobson, a graduate student working on the CounterACT project, NorCal SOT Graduate Student Achievement Award, 1st place 
  • Eduardo Gonzalez, Pfizer SOT Undergraduate Student Travel Award 
  • Dr. Kimberly Keil, UC Davis Postdoctoral Research Symposium, Finalist Oral Presentation 
  • Dr. Suren Bandara, a postdoc working on the CounterACT Project, UC Davis Postdoctoral Research Symposium, 2nd Place Oral Presentation 
  • Dr. Kimberly Keil, UC Davis Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral Research 
2015
  • Dr. Pamela Lein, Zoetis Award for Veterinary Research Excellence, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine 

Heike Wulff 

  • Thomson Reuters 2014 list of “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds” which lists scientists in the top 1% of citations for their field (Pharmacology & Toxicology) 

Isaac Pessah Lab 

  • Kim Truong, graduate student working on CounterACT project, Axion Biosciences Travel Award (to 03-2017 SOT) 

Bruce Hammock Lab 

  • Bruce Hammock was presented the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Eicosanoid Research Foundation 2017 
  • Amelia Rand, AACR Judah Folkman Fellowship for Angiogenesis Research (2016 - 2018) 
  • René Blöcher, Best poster presentation at the 21rd International Symposium on Microsomes and Drug Oxidation (MDO), 2016, Davis, US 

Daniel Tancredi