Recognition Awards

Other Distinguished Faculty Awards


A new five-year National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant

Nov 11, 2020, 00:00 AM by Cheryl Mitchell

A big congratulations to Mary Sánchez Lanier in the School of Molecular Biosciences and Samantha Gizerian in the Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience department, program directors and co-principal investigators for a new five-year National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant of more than $700,000 that will fund a “motivating innovation and research achievement” (MIRA) program for WSU underrepresented student researchers in biomedical science and engineering fields.  This grant not only reflects collaborations across WSU, but also across our college.

Of the 30 training faculty university-wide, 19 come from the College of Veterinary Medicine, representing two departments and two schools in our college.

Suzanne Appleyard, Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience department

Santanu Bose, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology department

Jean Celli, Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health

Allison Coffin, Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience department

Rita Fuchs, Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience department

Alan Goodman, School of Molecular Biosciences

Tom Kawula, Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience department

Leigh Knodler, Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health

Mike Konkel, School of Molecular Biosciences

Erick Lofgren, Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health

Ryan McLaughlin, Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience department

Anthony Nicola, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology department

Roberta O’Connor, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology department

Anders Omsland, Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health

Steven Roberts, School of Molecular Biosciences

Dana Shaw, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology department

Viveka Vadyvaloo, Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health

Gary Wayman, Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience department

John Wyrick, School of Molecular Biosciences

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