2020 OSSD Award Recipients

We are pleased to announce the following recipients of the 2020 OSSD Awards!


OSSD 2020 NIH and FDA-sponsored Travel Awards

Ann-Marie de Lange, PhD, University of Oxford
Maarouf Baghdadi, PhD, Max Planck
Sarah Jackson, PhD, National Cancer Institute, NIH
Ajinkya Sase, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Claudia Barth, PhD, University of Oslo
Gogovor Amede, PhD, University of Laval
Nicole Rigney, Georgia State
Christina Tadiri, PhD, McGill University
Caitlin Taylor, PhD, UC Santa Barbara
Laura Giacometti, PhD, Drexel University
Yumna El-Hakim, Texas A&M University
Jose Catala-Senant, Principe Felipe Research Center
Sandra Dumanski, PhD, University of Calgary
Rebecca Ursin, Johns Hopkins University
Kevin Smith, University of Ottawa
Catherine Cheng, PhD, UTHSC San Antonio
Alexandra Turano, University of Delaware


OSSD 2020 Elizabeth Young New Investigator Awards


Rebecca Sosa, PhD, UCLA
Emily Flynn, Stanford University
Lisa Robison, PhD, University of Albany
Lauren Broestl, Washington University St. Louis


CIHR / IGH Travel Awards OSSD 2020

Jessica Ann Breznik, McMaster University
Andrea Carson, PhD, Dalhousie University
Vivanne Cruz de Jesus, University of Manitoba
Laurence Daoust, Université Laval
Hanie Edalati, PhD, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Sainte-Justine
Manraj Kaur, McMaster University
Lydia Labrie, McGill University
Danuzia Marques, Université Laval
Kozeta Miliku, PhD, University of Manitoba
Tanvi Puri, University of British Columbia
Joanna Raman-Nair, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Sivaniya Subramanipapillai, McGill University
Shanna Trenaman, Dalhousie University
Chen Xiong, University of Toronto
Kate Bourne, University of Calgary
Michael Murack, University of Ottawa
Gareth McEwen Rurak, Carleton University
Malvina Skorska, PhD, The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Samantha Salmon, University of Manitoba


ORWH Science Policy Scholar Travel Award to OSSD 2020

Laura Pritschet, UC Santa Barbara
Kelsey Pinckard, University of Ohio