University of Nebraska Medical Center

Larisa Poluektova, MD, PhD

  • PhD in Immunology, Latvian Medical Academy, Latvia, 1988
  • The Lazar and Harriet Singer Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience, UNMC, 2022
  • Distinguished Scientist Award, 2016
  • Silver "U" Award in recognition of dedication and commitment to excellence at UNMC, 2010
  • New Investigator Award, UNMC, 2009
  • Award in Neurovirology "Best Poster Presentation" Conjoint meeting of 4th International Symposium on Neurovirology and 10th Conference on Neuroscience of HIV Infection, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2002
  • Pathology & Microbiology Department Annual Performance Award, 2001
  • Nicholas Badami Research Fellowship Distinction in AIDS Research, UNMC, 1998
  • Honorary Certificate of Canadian Network of Toxicology Centers, 1995