Student Research

Fellowship Awardees


Extramural

Year-long Research Fellowships:

NIH Medical Research Scholars Program

  • 2019-2020 – Ben Bernard
  • 2018-2019 – Gurpreet Seehra
  • 2017-2018 – Grant Randall
  • 2016-2017 – Sachin Nair
  • 2015-2016 – Dean Merrill
  • 2014-2015 – Blake Montgomery

 

NIH Institutional Board Training Award

  • 2017-2018 – Sachin Nair
  • 2016-2017 – Dean Merrill

 

NIH TL1 Clinical Research Training Program Washington University

  • 2019-2020 – Abdullah Said
  • 2019-2020 – Siddhant Thukral
  • 2019-2020 – Andrew Peterson
  • 2018-2019 – Subhjit Sekhon
  • 2017-2018 – Sultan Khan
  • 2016-2017 – Omar Karadaghy
  • 2014-2015 – Furquann Sadiq

 

NIH TL1 Clinical Research Training Program University of Kansas Medical Center

  • 2017-2018 – Carlee Oakley
  • 2015-2016 – Amanda Fletcher

 

Alpha Omega Alpha Carolyn L. Kuchein Student Research Fellowship

  • 2016-2017 – Comron Hassanzadeh

 

Northwestern University Dermatology Clinical Research Program

  • 2017-2018 – Vivek Singam

 

Summer Research Fellowships:

NIDDK Medical Student Research Training Program in Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolic Disorders

  • 2017 – Ben Bernard*
  • 2016 – Muhammed Alikhan (Vanderbilt)
  • 2016 – Yicheng Bao (Wash U)

 

NIH Summer Internship Program

  • 2018 – Rashmi Thimmapuram
  • 2017- Chizitam Ibezim*

  

Washing University Summer TL1 Research Training Program

  • 2019 – Ishaan Jakhar
  • 2019 – Sky Cope
  • 2019 – Sriram Paravastu
  • 2018 – Yicheng Bao
  • 2018 – Vishwanath Ganesan

 

Washington University Pediatric Student Research Program

  • 2017 – Priyesha Bijlani

 

George Washington University Summer Research Internship

  • 2017 – Akash Jani

 

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Pediatric Oncology Education Program

  • 2017 – Vishnu Harikumar

 

MD Anderson Cancer Center Summer Research Program

  • 2019 – Yen Luu
  • 2015 – Sanju Eswaran

 

American Psychiatric Association Externship in Addiction Psychiatry

  • 2017- Carlee Oakley*

 

University of Washington Summer Research Program in Rheumatology

  • 2019 – Dinya Jain

 

Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research – FAER

  • 2019 – Mundeep Bawa

 

Frontiers: University of Kansas Clinical Translation Science Institute Summer Research

  • 2018 – Shrushti Mehta

 

University of Kansas Medical Center Radiation Oncology Summer Research Program

  • 2018 – Shveta Thakkar

 

Children’s Mercy Hospital Pediatric Orthopaedic Summer Scholar Program

  • 2018 – Nyaluma Wagala

 

Children’s Mercy Hospital HE Wenner Pediatric Infectious Diseases Summer Research Fellowship

  • 2019 – Eshwar Kishore
  • 2018 – Nikhil Havaldar

 

Children’s Mercy Summer Research Fellowship Program

  • 2019 – Karina Shah

 

Health Policy Fellowship Initiative through the American Academy of Ophthalmology

  • 2017- Ashwath Kumar

 

Unite for Sight Summer Program in India

  • 2017- Elizabeth George

 

*Had to decline due to acceptance to another experience

 

UMKC/Affiliate Hospital

Neurology Research and Scholar Award

  • 2017 – Subhjit Sekhon
  • 2017 – Dane Stephens

University Orthopaedic’s Trauma Research Opportunity and Scholar Award

  • 2015-2016- Corey Wells
  • 2016-2017- Nyaluma Wagala

 

University Orthopaedic’s Hand Surgery Research Opportunity and Scholar Award

  • 2015-2016- Sanju Eswaran

 

Project ADVANCER

  • 2016-2017- Hunter Farris
  • 2017-2018- Landon Rohowetz

 

UMKC Women’s Council Graduate Assistance Fund

  • 2015-2016-
  • 2016-2017
    • Kaitlyn Hill
    • Komal Kumar
    • Megan Lilley
    • Carlee Oakley