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Honors and Awards

Trainee Awards

Roger W. Sands, BS
• Senior Honors Thesis in Molecular Biology, Trewartha-Mensink
• Undergraduate Research Award, 2000-2001

Obrad Kokanovic, BS
Herman Shapiro Summer Research Grant Award, 2002

Jameison Cohn, BA
Summer Research Internship, 2002

Brenda Kahan, PhD
Best Abstract and Travel Award, Keystone Symposium, 2002

Nathan Treff, PhD
NIH Transplant Training Grant Award, 2004-2005

Robert Vincent, PhD
Vilas Travel Award, 2005

Zachary Kastenberg, BS
Per Bernsten Fellowship Award, Summer Research, 2005

Jesse Bauwens, Undergraduate Student, 2006-2008
Hilldale Undergraduate Research Fellowship Award

Anna Ibele, MD
NIH Transplant Training Grant Award, 2006-2007

Dawn Davis, MD
Mentor for K08 award, 2008-present

Gopika Nair, Graduate Student, Endocrinology-Reproductive Physiology Program

  • James Southard Basic Science Award, 2011
  • Best Abstract Award ERP Symposium, 2011
  • IPITA Travel Award, 2013

Ivie Okundaye, BS
UW Integrated Biological Sciences Research Program and NIH Step up program Award, 2010

Silke Niederhaus, MD
American Transplant Congress and International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association Travel Awards, 2011

Philip Wai, MD
IPITA travel award, 2011

Joel Alvarez
ADA Minority Undergraduate Award, 2013

Faculty Awards
Jon S. Odorico, MD
• National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health, 1990-92
• Jonathan E. Rhoads Research Award, Harrison Department of Surgical Research, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, 1992-93
• Finalist, Sandoz Fellowship Award, 1994
• Best Abstract Award, OrthoBiotech Transplant Fellows Workshop, 1994
• American Society of Transplant Surgeons, Fujisawa Faculty Development Award, 1996
• Young Investigator Travel Award, Stem Cells and Pancreatic Development Workshop, National Institutes of Health, 2000
• Howard Hughes Medical Institute Faculty Development Award, 2000
• Surgical Biology Club II, 2004-present
• “Top Doctor,” Madison Magazine, 2004
• Featured Clinical Scientist, American Society of Transplantation Newsletter, 2005
ASTS-Wyeth Midlevel Faculty Award, 2006
• Mary Jane Kugel Award, JDRF, 2006
• Best Doctors in America, 2011
• Vilas Award, 2011


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