Health Sciences Division Newsroom

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Emerging Leader Institute scholarship

Kate Nowakowski (M3) and Tiffany Ku (M1), each received the very competetive 2018 Emerging Leader Institute scholarship through the AAFP! This is an incredible opportunity for networking and expanding leadership skills within the family medicine specialty. Kate and Tiffany are the first Stritch School of Medicine student to receive this prestigious award given to only 30 selected residents and students annually.


Health Sciences Division Weekend of Excellence Winners

The Weekend of Excellence Ceremony took place April 19-22, 2018. Students and organizations were recognized for outstanding work performed throughout the school year. The winners representing the Health Sciences Division include:

  • Anya Nikolai and Abigail Cannon with Women in Science for Outstanding Organization Award
  • Sahand Ghodrati won for Outstanding Student Leader 
  • The Health Professionals Recruitment and Exposure Program (HPREP) won for Outstanding Program of the Year
  • Victoria Nguyen - Damen Award Recipient

See all of the award winners from the Weekend of Excellence.


Alpha Omega Alpha 

Michael Murphy (MD ‘19), was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Carolyn L Kuckein Student Research Fellowship for 2018-19 for the “Patient compliance of weight bearing status-prospective observational study.”