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The Barbara A. Horwitz and John M. Horowitz Undergraduate Research Awards are presented annually to undergraduate students who are presenting their research at the APS annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB).

The APS is pleased to announce the following awardees on behalf of the Physiology Educators Committee:


2021 Barbara A. Horwitz and John M. Horowitz Research Awardees

Mackenzie Berschel 
University of Iowa , Iowa City 

Kassandra Crissman 
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

Sundus Ghuneim
University of Kentucky, Lexington

Ginger Guthrie 
University of Alabama, Birmingham

Nikola Ivanovski
Hospital for Sick Children Ajax, Ontario, Canada 

Clayton Ivie 
University of Missouri, Columbia

Manoj Jagadeesh
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

Sahana Krishna Kumaran 
University of Oregon, Eugene

Soumya Kulkarni
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Carissa Loeper
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Lauren Maier
University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 

Sophie Osada 
Appalachian State University, Boone, NC 

Michael Pyevich
University of Iowa - Iowa City

Teryn Railey
Tougaloo College, Tougaloo, MS

Harini Srinivasan 
University of Utah School of Medicine , Salt Lake City

Rachel Szeghy 
Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

Niklaus Zeller 
University of Wisconsin, Madison


2020 Barbara A. Horwitz and John M. Horowitz Research Awardees

Amal Altaf
University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Phoenix

Juan Sebastian Arroyave
Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.

Lucas Barrett
University of Kentucky, Lexington

Jordan Bird
Mount Royal University, Calgary, Canada

Anthony Bishay
University of California, Riverside

Morgan Colling
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Faith Donner
Benedictine University, Lisle, Ill.

Emily Ducaji
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Ariana Julia Gayban
University of Nevada, Reno

Winston Guo
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Mahpara Hasan
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Olivia Heeb-Wade
Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, Va.

Toure Jones
Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.

Yuliia Kashyrina
Howard Community College, Columbia, Md.

Gillian Kelly
Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii

Jayachandra Kura
University of Florida, Gainesville

Serafino LaGalbo
University of Dayton, Ohio

Zachary Lichter
Penn State University, Hershey, Pa.

Ben Martin
University of Iowa, Iowa City

Kathlyene Montgomery
Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Emily Peters
University of Arizona, Tucson

Caroline Ramous
University of Utah, Salt Lake City

Emilio Roig
University of Florida, Gainesville

Ismail Sayeedi
Benedictine University, Lisle, Ill.

Katherine Senese
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Caleb Smith
Messiah College, Mechanicsburg, Pa.

Christina Vo
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Madison Webb
University of Kentucky, Lexington

Jane Yap
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Ting-Chieh Yen
Michigan State University, East Lansing

Rebecca Zlatkin
University of Miami

2019 Barbara A. Horwitz and John M. Horowitz Research Awardees

*Denotes Excellence in Undergraduate Research Awardee, **top-ranking recipient of Excellence in Undergraduate Research.

Ines Aguerre
Tulane University, New Orleans, La.

Aaron Albuck
Tulane University, New Orleans, La.

Corbin Azucenas
em>University of Cincinnati

Lucas Barrett
University of Kentucky, Lexington

Alyssa Bonillas
Portland State University, Oregon

Brian Freeman*
University of California, Merced

Samuel Gallo
University of Wisconsin–Madison

Winston Guo*
University of Minnesota–Twin Cities, Minneapolis

Makinzie Hamilton*
University of Colorado Boulder

Dain Jacob*
University of Missouri, Columbia

Evan Jette
McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Jane Kielhofner*
University of Missouri, Columbia

Hanna Kosnik
East Carolina University, Greenville, N.C.

Dengfeng Li
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Jennifer McMains
East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, N.C.

Sureena Monteiro-Pai*
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Kelsey Olson**
Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine, New Orleans

Jason Ong*
University of Pittsburgh

Jessica Pascolla
Syracuse University, N.Y.

Drew Sanclemente*
University of Delaware, Newark

Judie Shang*
University of Calgary, Canada

Aaron Silverstein*
University of Kentucky, Lexington

Emma Spence*
University of Calgary, Canada

Rachel Steckbeck
Messiah College, Mechanicsburg, Penn.

Sydney Stone*
University of Cincinnati

McKenzie Temperly*
Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa

Monica Vemulapalli*
Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.

Nicolas Villarraga
Creighton University, Omaha, Neb.

Shao Yang Zhang
University of Iowa, Iowa City

Henry Zimmer
University at Buffalo, N.Y.

 
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