2018 Young Investigator Award Winners

SfRBM’s Junior Awards Committee wishes to congratulate the winners of the Society’s annual Young Investigator Awards. These awards were made available to students and postdoctoral fellows based on a submitted abstract and the presentation of the work at the annual meeting, either in oral or poster symposia. Fifteen awards at $500 each were presented at the SfRBM 2018 Awards Banquet in Chicago.

Yucheng Gao
Northwestern University
Irwin Fridovich YIA Award
one of the top two scored abstracts/presentations at SfRBM 2018

Natalia Zamorano
Université de Montréal
Larry Oberley YIA Award
one of the top two scored abstracts/presentations at SfRBM 2018

Clara Troccoli
University of Miami
Larry Oberley YIA Award in Cancer
recognizing the highest scored abstract/presentation in the area of Cancer

Jessica Behring
Washington University in St. Louis

Dustin Carroll
University of Kentucky

Tiphany De Bessa
University of São Paulo

Christopher Dustin
University of Vermont

Damian Guerra
University of Colorado

Daniel Harmon
University of Pittsburgh

Kelly Hubert
The University of Iowa

Simone Potje
University of Illinois at Chicago

Saranya Rajendran
LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport

Vlad Serbulea
University of Virginia

Caspar Schiffers
University of Vermont

Ryan Smith
Emory University

Jeanine Pestoni
Oregon State University (Undergraduate YIA)