Awards

Principal Investigator

Dr. Xiuling Lu received 2019 Robert L. McCarthy Faculty Service Award.

Dr. Xiuling Lu received the PITCH (Program in Innovative Therapeutics for Connecticut’s Health) Promising Project Award in 2017.

Dr. Xiuling Lu won the American Associations of University Professors-University of Connecticut Chapter’s Excellence in Research and Creativity Award in 2016

Dr. Xiuling Lu gave a podium presentation at the 2014 Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Annual Meeting.  The work was included in the Meeting Highlight, selected from more than 500 meeting abstracts in oncology area!

Graduate Students

Wei-Chung Luo received the Dr. Thomas Jennings Award at 2019 ISLFD East Coast Chapter Meeting
André Beringhs received the Best Abstract Award and the Travelship Award sponsored by AstraZeneca at 2018 AAPS annual meeting
André Beringhs received the Poster Award in the 1st Joint UConn and URI AAPS Student Chapters Scientific Symposium in 2018
Laura Gonzalez-Fajardo received the Academic Award in the 1st Joint UConn and URI AAPS Student Chapters Scientific Symposium in 2018
André Beringhs received the 1st place of the AAPS-Northeastern Regional Discussion Group-Research Academic Award in 2018
André Beringhs received the abstract award in the 2nd Joint UConn and SAPA-CT Scientific Symposium in 2017

Sterling Glass received the General Travel Award to attend the ASPET Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2019 in Orlando, FL

Sterling Glass received John B. Morris Fellowship in the area of Pharmacology and Toxicology in 2019

André Beringhs received Gerald J. Jackson Memorial Fellowship in 2019

Laura Gonzalez-Fajardo received Karl A. Herzog Fellowship in 2017

Laura Gonzalez-Fajardo won the AAPS-NERDG Academic Research Award second place in 2016

Laura Gonzalez-Fajardo received Richardson-Vicks/A. Francis Summa Memorial Award in 2016

Laura Gonzalez-Fajardo received Gerald J. Jackson Memorial Fellowship in 2015

Derek Hargrove won the Best Poster award at Nanomedicine Drug Delivery Symposium in 2014

Donghui Song won the Best Poster Award at the First International Translational Nanomedicine Conference in 2013

 

Undergraduate Students

Esther Nof received the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Fund Award

Daniel Munteanu received Antipas Family Research Scholarship Award in 2017

Brian Liang received 2014 UConn Holster Award for summer research, 2016 UConn IDEA Award and named as University Scholar in 2016

Sarah Warack received 2014 Summer Undergraduate Research Fund (SURF) Award, 2015 UConn IDEA Award and Pharmacy Research Grant

Patrick Brooks was one of the co-authors of an abstract that we presented at an international conference