Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

Dr. Akintunde Mike Akinjero received a travel grant award to present his research abstract: “Chronic Gabapentin Toxicity Mimicking Uremia” at the 22nd International Conference on Dialysis, Advances in Kidney Disease 2020 in Los Angeles, CA (January 21-24, 2020).

Dr. Chelsea Estrada received Basic Science Research Award in July from Stony Brook Medicine for her outstanding efforts in Nephrology research.

Dr. Sandeep Mallipattu received the prestigious PECASE award in July from the US government; given to outstanding scientists and engineers that show exceptional promise for leadership in science and technology. Read more here: PECASE

Dr. Heesuck Suh received Master Clinician Award in June from Stony Brook Medicine for her exemplary clinical skills and dedication to the compassionate care of patients.

Sandeep K. Mallipattu, MD, Chief of Nephrology, Named 2019 Discovery Prize Finalist: Read more here: Discovery Prize

Sian Piret, PhD, received an award from the UAB-UCSD O’Brien Center for Acute Kidney Injury Research.  The title is “Role of proximal tubular Kruppel-like factor 6 (KLF6) in acute injury responses to DNA damage”.