2016 Annual Society of Toxicology Meeting Award Recipients

Graduate Students

Bharat Bhushan

  • Emil A. Pfitzer Student Award, Drug Discovery Specialty Section—1st place
  • Carl C. Smith Graduate Student Award, Mechanisms Specialty Section—2nd place
  • Ronald G Thurman Student Award, Mechanisms Specialty Section
  • Dr. Harihara Mehendale Graduate Student Best Abstract Award
  • Graduate Student Travel Award, Toxicologic and Exploratory Pathology Specialty Section

Mentor: Dr. Udayan Apte

Prachi Borude

  • Dr. Laxman Desai Graduate Student Best Abstract Award
  • Graduate Student Travel Award, Society of Toxicology

Mentor: Dr. Udayan Apte

Shivani Ghaisas

  • Graduate Student Award, Metals Specialty Section—3rd place
  • Toshio Narahashi Graduate Student Poster Award, Neurotoxicology Specialty Section—3rd place
  • Carl C. Smith Award, Mechanisms Specialties section—Honorable mention

Mentor: Dr. Anumantha Kanthasamy

Dilshan Harischandra

  • Best Abstract Award, Inhalation Toxicology Specialty Section—1st Place
  • Society of Toxicology Graduate Student award
  • Graduate Student Award for miRNA Biomarkers for Toxicology Section

Mentor: Dr. Anumantha Kanthasamy

Monica Langley

  • Graduate Student Award, Stem Cells Specialty Section—1st place
  • Charles River Travel Award, Toxicology and Exploratory Pathology Specialty Section—3rd place
  • Graduate Student Poster Award, Drug Discovery Specialty Section

Mentor: Dr. Anumantha Kanthasamy

Vivek Lawana

  • Molecular and System Biology Specialty Section—Honorable mention
  • Carl C. Smith Award, Mechanisms Specialty Section—Honorable mention

Mentor: Arthi Kanthasamy

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Parwathy Chandran

  • Outstanding Postdoctoral Award, Nanotoxicology Specialty Section

Mentor: Dr. Nancy Monteiro-Riviere

Dr. Hemantkumar Chavan

  • Postdoctoral Travel Award, Risk Assessment and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section
  • Emil Pfitzer Postdoctoral Award, Drug Discovery Specialty Section—3rd place
  • Postdoctoral Award, Metals Specialty Section—2nd Place

Mentor: Dr. Partha Kasturi
Dr. Zhoumeng Lin

  • Best Biological Modeling Paper Award, Biological Modeling Specialty Section, Honorable mention

“A physiologically based pharmacokinetic model for polyethylene glycol-coated gold nanoparticles of different sizes in adult mice”.  Nanotoxicology 10:162–172, 2015.

Mentor: Dr. Jim Riviere

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