Honors and Awards

  1. Dr. Farah Daccueil received the “Attending Teacher of the Year” award from the Department of Medicine in 2020.
  2. Dr. Farrukh Koraishy received the SUNY seed grant in April 2020 for his study, "Characterization of AKI and testing the use of Losartan in hospitalized patients with COVID-19".
  3. Dr. Sian Piret received an Joseph V. Bonventre Research Scholar Grant from ASN in June 2020 for her study, “Transcriptional Regulation of Proximal Tubular Amino Acid Metabolism in AKI”.
  4. 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).
  5. Dr. Sobia Khan was accepted into the Stony Brook Career Development Fellowship in 2019.
  6. Dr. Chelsea Estrada received Basic Science Research Award in July 2019 from Stony Brook Medicine for her outstanding efforts in Nephrology research.
  7. Dr. Sandeep Mallipattu received the prestigious PECASE award in July 2019 from the US government; given to outstanding scientists and engineers that show exceptional promise for leadership in science and technology. Read more here: PECASE
  8. Dr. Heesuck Suh received Master Clinician Award in June 2019 from Stony Brook Medicine for her exemplary clinical skills and dedication to the compassionate care of patients.
  9. Sandeep K. Mallipattu, MD, Chief of Nephrology, Named 2019 Discovery Prize Finalist: Read more here: Discovery Prize
  10. Sian Piret, PhD, received an award in 2019 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”.