Congratulations to our 2016-2017 graduate student awardees

August 16, 2017

The following graduate students were recognized at the 2016-2017 Annual BME Graduate Student Picnic earlier this summer: 

Graduate Student TA award: 

For distinguished service as a teaching assistant:

Awarded to:  Kilean Lucas for BME 442


Honorable Mention: 

Ibrahima Bah for BME 459

Kosha Dholakia for BME 262/462

Khang Huynh for BME 201P

Jacob Kallenbach for BME 262/462

Outstanding BME Thesis Award: 

For a student who has completed an exceptionally meritorious PhD Dissertation in BME during the past year.

Awarded to:  Andrew Shubin


UR BME Service Award:  

This award recognizes graduate students in our MS or PhD programs that have a record of outstanding service to the Department and/or University. Service can come in many forms, but notable examples include: leadership in the graduate student council or other student-run organizations, assistance and leadership during departmental events such as recruiting weekends and retreats, mentoring of junior students, etc.

Awarded to:  Jacob Kallenbach and Melinda Vander Horst