Events

Honors Day

honors-day-2017.jpgHonors Day is held during the spring semester and recognizes the efforts of those students who have graduated or are graduating with Masters and PhD degrees during the current academic year. In addition, the School of Graduate Studies recognizes those who have shown exceptional service and/or research productivity during their graduate careers.

  • 2017 Pharmacology Award - Xiaochen He
    The award is presented to the student who has demonstrated outstanding overall performance in the Medical Pharmacology graduate program.
  • 2017 Fundamentals of Physiology Award - Madelyn Davis and Kevin Varghese
    This award is presented to the student who achieved the highest grade point average in the Fundamentals of Physiology Course during the 2015-2016 academic year.
  • 2017 Regions Outstanding Graduate Research Award - Kristin Shirey Edwards
    The Regions Graduate Research Award and cash prize are presented in recognition of outstanding research accomplishments by a Graduate Student.
  • 2017 Robert A. Mahaffey Memorial Award - Lauren Beloate
    Established in the memory of the late graduate student, this certificate and cash prize are awarded in recognition of exceptional research potential of young investigators. The student's name will be added to the Mahaffey Memorial plaque.
  • 2017 Trustmark Postdoctoral Publication Awards -- Dr. Erin Taylor and Dr. Zhen Wang
    This award is in recognition of a single cutting edge publication that served to significantly advance biomedical knowledge with the fellow's area of research.
  • 2017 Randall-Trustmark Graduate Research Award - Xiaochen He
    The Randall-Trustmark Graduate Research Award and cash prize are presented in recognition of outstanding research accomplishments and scientific contributions by a Graduate Student.