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Resident & Graduate Student: Teaching, Service & Research Awards


Resident & Graduate Student Awards 2003



Dr. Brian Murphy

Dr. Brian Murphy Receives TA Excellence Award April 2003

The Graduate and Professional Student Association conducts the GPSA TA Excellence Awards each year. The award is given to recognize and encourage excellence in teaching by graduate assistants. A total of eight awards are given: four to TA's who independently instructed lecture sections and four to TA's who performed support functions including grading, teaching lab sections, and leading tutorials.

Dr. Murphy was the TA for VM546 Systemic Pathology course, where he taught the Gross Pathology lab, helped conduct the Diagnostic Challenges, and played cameo roles in lecture. He was nominated by faculty and a number of second year veterinary students.




Resident Awards April 2003

Chantal Rothschild

Dr. Lynn A. George Scholarship

Given in memory of Dr. Lynn A. George II to a graduate student in veterinary science who is studying a basic research problem.

Chantal Rothschild




Tamara Wills

Dr. Richard L. Ott Endowment For Graduate Research In Small Animal Medicine

Given to a veterinary graduate student actively engaged in small animal research.

Tamara Wills




Dr. Ghery Pettit And Dr. Jack Robinette Surgery Scholarship

Dr. Ghery Pettit And Dr. Jack Robinette Surgery Scholarship

Given to a resident in small animal surgery.

Boel Fransson




Sanjeev Gokhale

Outstanding House Officer Award

Given to the House Officer (intern or resident) chosen by the fourth year students based on his/her excellence in teaching, mentoring, acting as a role model and demonstrating compassion for clients and patients.

Sanjeev Gokhale




Program in Neuroscience 2003 Graduate Students Honors and Awards (January 2002 - February 2003)

Ph.D. Candidates in Neuroscience

  • Jeremy Alt
    1. Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Scholarship 
    2. National Institutes of Health Minority Supplement
  • Scott Bright
    Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Scholarship
  • John Hershey
    WSU Graduate Scholars Award
  • Jim Peters
    Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Scholarship
  • Janice Siegford
    Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Scholarship
  • Evan Sleipness
    1. Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Scholarship
    2. WSU Graduate Scholars Award



Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN) 2003 Graduate Students Honors and Awards

Ph.D. Candidate in Veterinary Science

  • Sunshine Lahmers
    Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Scholarship
  • Briedi Treece
    Poncin Fellowship
Washington State University