Lein Lab Awards

These awards are a testimony to individual excellence and the outstanding environment in which they work.

Graduate StudentsAwards icon

Peter Andrew
Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation Scholar, 2020-2021
UC Davis Graduate Student Support Program Fellowship, 2020-2021
Northern California Regional Chapter, SOT, Graduate Student Achievement Award, 2020

Jonas Calsbeek
Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, SOT, Poster Competition, 4th Place, 2020
Northern California Regional Chapter, SOT, Graduate Student Achievement Award, 2nd Place, 2020
Graduate Student Support Program Predoctoral Fellowship, 2019-2020
CounterACT Excellence Award for Oral Presentation, 2019

ASPET Mentoring Network Award, 2018

Bianca Yaghoobi
Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, SOT, Poster Competition Award, 2nd Place, 2020
Northern California Regional Chapter, SOT, Graduate Student Achievement Award, Honorable Mention, 2020
NIH Undergraduate Preparation Fellowship, 2016 – 2017

Eduardo Gonzalez
F31 NIH/NINDS Predoctoral Fellowship, 2019-2021
Northern California Graduate Student Achievement Award, Society of Toxicology, 1st Place, 2019
Neurotoxicology Poster Competition, Society of Toxicology, 2nd Place, 2019
Graduate Student Travel Award, Hispanic Organization of Toxicologists, 2019
Graduate Student of Color Research Symposium Award, UC Davis, 1st Place, 2018
Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation Graduate Scholarship, 2018
NIH Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) Predoctoral Fellowship, 2017-2018
Jeffery and Marsha Gibeling Predoctoral Fellowship, 2017-2018
Pfizer SOT Undergraduate Student Travel Award, 2016

Michelle Guignet
Northern California SOT Graduate Student Achievement Award, 2019
Northern California Regional Chapter SOT, Graduate Student Achievement Award,  2nd Place, 2018
UC Davis Graduate Student Association Travel Award, 2018
Park City Epilepsy Travel Award, 2018
David and Dana Loury Foundation Fellowship, 2015 – 2018
Freedland Fellowship, 2016
NIGMS T32 Predoctoral Fellowship- UC Davis Pharmacology, 2014 - 2015
Neurotox Specialty Section of SOT Graduate Student Poster Award, 2014

Kelley Patten
SOT Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, Toshio Narahashi Graduate Student Poster Competition, 1st Place, 2020
T32 Predoctoral Fellowship in Environmental Health Sciences, 2018 - 2020
International Neurotoxicology Association, David Ray Award for Best Oral Presentation, 2019
International Society for Neurochemistry Conference Travel Award, 2019
UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center Symposium, Best Poster Award, 2019
T32 Predoctoral Fellowship in Learning, Memory and Plasticity, 2017-2018
Richard A. Freedland Fellowship (2017)

Lauren Matelski
Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society travel award, Sept 2017

Frances Shaffo
Northern California SOT Graduate Student Achievement Award, 2015
Freedland Fellowship, 2014-2015
CCRBM NHBLI T32 Predoctoral Fellowship, 2013 - 2016

Sunjay Sethi
Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, SOT, Graduate Student Poster Award, 3rd Place, 2018
Northern California SOT Graduate Student Achievement Award, 1st Place, 2018
NIEHS T32 Fellowship, 2016-2017
Freeland Fellowship, 2016
Floyd and Mary Schwall Fellowship in Medical Research, 2014-2016

Kyla Walter
NIEHS T32 Predoctoral Fellowship, 2014 – 2016
Richard A. Freedland Fellowship, 2014-2015
CTSC T32 Predoctoral Fellowship, 2013-2014

Casey Boosalis
Designated emphasis in Biotechnology Predoctoral Fellowship, 2012 - 2015

Hao Chen
NIEHS T32 Predoctoral Fellowship, 2012 – 2014
SOT Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, Graduate Student Poster Award, 3rd Place, 2014
CETI Trainee, 2014
Superfund Basic Sciences Research Fellowship, 2011 - 2014


Brad Hobson
Northern California Chapter of the Society of Toxicology Graduate Student Achievement Award, 2017
ARCS Foundation Scholar - Northern California Chapter, 2014 - 2017
Society of Toxicology Neurotoxicology Specialty Section Poster Competition, 1st Place, 2014

David and Dana Loury Foundation Fellowship, 2014 – 2015
NIGMS T32 Predoctoral Fellowship – UC Davis Pharmacology, 2013 – 2014
Travel Award, UC Davis Office of Graduate Studies

Christopher Barnhart
NorCal SOT Graduate Student Achievement Award, 2012, 2014
Chancellor's Ambassador, 2012 - 2013
ARCS Predoctoral Scholarship, 2010 – 2014
Superfund Basic Sciences Research Fellowship, 2010 - 2014
NIEHS T32 Predoctoral Fellowship, 2010 - 2012

Marianna Stamou
SOT Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, Graduate Student Poster competition, 2nd Place, 2014
Superfund Basic Sciences Research Fellowship, 2013 - 2015
Freedland Fellowship, 2012 - 2014

NorCal SOT Best Abstract Award, 2011
 

Postdoctoral Scientists

Annalise vonderEmbse
2018 Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, SOT, Postdoctoral Fellow Poster Award, 2nd Place, 2018

Carolyn Klocke
Postdoctoral Achievement Award, SOT Northern California Regional Chapter, 1st Place, 2019
Toshio Narahashi Postdoctoral Poster Competition, SOT Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, 2nd Place, 2019

Kimberly Keil
K99/R00 NIEHS ES029537 (Keil) PCB induced neurogenic inflammation mediates bladder dysfunction, 2018 - 2020 
Women in Toxicology SOT Special Interest Group, Postdoctoral Achievement Award, 1st Place, 2019
Northern California SOT Postdoctoral Achievement Award, 2nd Place, 2017
Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, SOT, Postdoctoral Poster Award, 1st Place, 2017
UC Davis Postdoctoral Research Symposium, Finalist Oral Presentation, 2017.
UC Davis Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral Research, 2017
NRSA F32 HD088016 Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2016 - 2019
Women in Toxicology SOT Special Interest Group, Celebrating Women in Toxicology Award, 2016
Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, SOT, Postdoctoral Poster Award, 3rd Place, 2016
Northern California SOT Postdoctoral Achievement Award, 1st Place, 2015

Martin Schmuck
Northern California SOT Postdoctoral Achievement Award, 1st Place, 2018

Suren Bandara

Neurotox Specialty Section of the Society of Toxicology Postdoctoral Fellow Poster Award, 3rd Place, 2017
UC Davis CTSC TL1 Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2016-2017

Cristina Grodzki
NHLBI Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2009-2010

Christopher Banks
NIEHS Postdoctoral Fellowship, 
2009-2010

Paula Goines
Hartwell Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2011 - 2013

Galen Miller
NIEHS F32 NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2014 - 2017
Neurotoxicology Specialty Section, SOT Annual Conference, Postdoctoral Poster Presentation, 3rd Place, 2015

Karin Streifel
NRSA F32 Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2015 - 2016

Neurotox Specialty Section of the Society of Toxicology Postdoctoral Fellow Poster Award, 1st Place, 2014
Autism Research Training Program Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2012 - 2014

Suangsuda Supasai
Women in Toxicology SOT Special Interest Group Celebrating Women in Toxicology Award, 2018
NorCal SOT Postdoctoral Achievement Award, 3rd Place, 2017
Linus Pauling Institute's Young Investigator Award,Oxygen Club of California World Congress, 2016