VMBS Trainee Awards

VMBS Honors & Awards Ceremony

George T. Edds Awards

Presented to graduate students who demonstrate academic excellence in the field of toxicology

  • 2024 | Lucie Ford & Kelly Rivenbark
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L.P. Jones Pathology Resident Award

Given to a resident who demonstrates outstanding achievement, proficiency, and interest in veterinary pathology

  • 2024 | Sarita Neupane
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Outstanding Masters Student Award

Presented to a graduate student who excels in research, academics, and proposal submissions during their graduate studies

  • 2024 | Sharanee Phoebe Sytha
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Outstanding Non-Thesis Masters Student Award

Presented to a graduate student who excels in academics, awards, and honors, and who participates in extracurricular activities during their graduate studies

  • 2024 | Amarpreet Kaur Dhaliwal
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Outstanding PhD Student Award

Presented to a graduate student who excels in research, academics, and proposal submissions during their graduate studies

  • 2024 | Kelly Rivenbark
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Outstanding Postdoctoral Research Associate Award

Presented to a postdoctoral research associate who has secured research funding and demonstrates excellence in research and publications

  • 2024 | Anil Pant
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Texas Veterinary Medical Foundation Earl Waddell Awards

Given to large and small animal residents who exhibit superior emergency medicine skills under extreme stress and trauma

  • 2024 | Gabriela Rivas & Bridget Savitske
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Texas Veterinary Medical Foundation Johnson Memorial Awards

Honor excellence and accomplishment in the study and practice of large and small animal surgery

  • 2024 | Shelby Gasson & Heath Manning
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