Previous Award Winners

Jing Li Ph.D.
2015 UNMC Postdoctoral Pathway to Independence Award Winner
Awardee: Jing Li, Ph.D. Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Mentor: David Oupicky, Ph.D.
Research Announcement

Adam J Case, Ph.D.
2014 UNMC Postdoctoral Pathway to Independence Award Winner
Awardee: Adam J Case, Ph.D. Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
Mentor: Matt Zimmerman, Ph.D.
UNMCToday article

Tara Nordgren, Ph.D.
2013 UNMC Postdoctoral Pathway to Independence Award Winner
Awardee: Tara Nordgren, Ph.D. Department  of  Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy
Mentor: Debra Romberger, Ph.D.
UNMCToday article

Mark Hanke, Ph.D.
2012 UNMC Postdoctoral Pathway to Independence Award (formerly Postdoctoral Scholar of the Year)
Awardee: Mark  Hanke, Ph.D. Department of Pathology and Microbiology
Mentor: Tammy Kielian, Ph.D.
UNMCToday article

Prakash Radhakrishanan, Ph.D.
2011 Postdoctoral Scholar of the Year
Awardee: Prakash Radhakrishnan, Ph.D. Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases
Mentor: Michael A. Hollingsworth, Ph.D.
UNMCToday article

Moorthy Palanimuthu Ponnusamy, Ph.D. 
2010 Postdoctoral Scholar of the Year
Awardee: Moorthy Palanimuthu Ponnusamy, Ph.D. Depart of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Surinder K. Batra, Ph.D.
UNMCToday article

Xinming Liu, Ph.D.
2009 Postdoctoral Scholar of the Year
Awardee: Xinming Liu, Ph.D. Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Mentor: Dong Wang, Ph.D.
UNMCToday article

Gurudutt Pendyala, Ph.D.
2009 Postdoctoral Scholar of the Year
Awardee: Gurudutt Pendyala, Ph.D. Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience
Mentor: Howard S. Fox, Ph.D. 
UNMCToday article

Muhammad Zahid, Ph.D.
2008 Postdoctoral Scholar of the Year
Awardee: Muhammad Zahid, Ph.D. Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases
Mentor: Ercole Cavalieri, D.SC.

Cheng Wang, Ph.D.
2007 Postdoctoral Scholar of the Year
Awardee: Cheng Wang, Ph.D. Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Mentor: Shymal K. Roy, Ph.D.
UNMCToday article