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2021 National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) Awards

A message from Dr. Lindsey Criswell, Director, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

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Scientific/Medical

Scientific/Medical Group Awards

NIH VEXAS Team

In recognition of outstanding collaboration leveraging genotypes to identify mutations underlying a new inflammatory disorder.

  • Ivona Aksentijevich, NHGRI
  • David B. Beck, NHGRI
  • Shawn M. Burgess, NHGRI
  • Katherine R. Calvo, CC
  • Carmelo Carmona-Rivera, NIAMS
  • Robert A. Colbert, NIAMS
  • Jason C. Collins, NIDCR
  • Stefania Dell'Orso, NIAMS
  • Zuoming J. Deng, NIAMS
  • Marcela A. Ferrada, NIAMS
  • Massimo G. Gadina, NIAMS
  • William A. Gahl, NHGRI
  • Wendy J. Goodspeed, NIAMS
  • Peter C. Grayson, NIAMS
  • Emma M. Groarke, NHLBI
  • Sarthak Gupta, NIAMS
  • Mariana J. Kaplan, NIAMS
  • Daniel L. Kastner, NHGRI
  • Danica Novacic, NHGRI
  • Amanda K. Ombrello, NHGRI
  • Bhavisha A. Patel, NHLBI
  • Wuhong Pei, NIAMS
  • Keith A. Sikora, NIAMS
  • Achim Werner, NIDCR
  • Lorena L. Wilson, NHGRI
  • Neal S. Young, NHLBI

Administrative

Administrative Group Awards

NIAMS COVID-19 Safety Team

In recognition of outstanding safety support to the NIAMS intramural program during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Deepti Bajpai, NIAMS
  • Daniel Ben Halevy, NIAMS
  • Luz P. Blanco, NIAMS
  • Ciera Danielle J. Bowman Murphy, NIAMS
  • Carmelo Carmona-Rivera, NIAMS
  • Emily Y. Chu, NIAMS
  • Amy B. Coxon, NIAMS
  • Anthony C. Cruz, NIAMS
  • Stefania Dell'Orso, NIAMS
  • Xuesong Feng, NIAMS
  • Massimo G. Gadina, NIAMS
  • Manasi R. Gadkari, NIAMS
  • Valerie D. Green, NIAMS
  • Hsin Juan, CSR
  • Yuka Kanno, NIAMS
  • Jenna A. Lieberman, NIAMS
  • Fatemeh Navid, NIAMS
  • Katherine S. Pak, NIAMS
  • Arrington L. Price, NIAMS
  • Davide Randazzo, NIAMS
  • Keiko Sakamoto, NIAMS
  • James M. Simone, NIAMS
  • Fnu Urvashi, NIAMS
  • Norman Rainer M. Watts, NIAMS

NIAMS SITB COVID-19 Team

For outstanding performance and innovative solutions during the COVID-19 global pandemic.

  • Darrick Y. Akiyama, NIAMS
  • Mark C. Brown, NIAMS
  • La'Tanya S. Burton, NIAMS
  • Twann I. Carter-Hudson, NIAMS
  • O'Neil C. Dobson, NIAMS
  • Ciara C. Hanshaw, NIAMS
  • Arrington L. Price, NIAMS
  • Jamaal L. Roberts, NIAMS
  • Kevin L. Simmons, NIAMS
  • Philip A. Waltz, NIAMS
  • Christine K. Winchester, NIAMS

Administrative Individual Awards

For providing consistent, thoughtful leadership that allows NIAMS' operations to move steadily forward in the face of extraordinary challenges.

  • Richard A. Phillips, NIAMS

Recognition Across NIH

The following individuals are recognized as part of a group hosted by another IC.

NIBIB

  • Anthony G. Kirilusha, NIAMS

OD

  • April D. Brundidge, NIAMS
  • Cindy L. Caughman, NIAMS
  • Stephanie A. George, NIAMS
  • Carol T. Lake, NIAMS
  • Anita M. Linde, NIAMS
  • Melinda B. Nelson, NIAMS
  • Andree E. Reuss, NIAMS
  • Keith A. Sikora, NIAMS
  • Hung Tseng, NIAMS
  • Patrick M. Wilson, NIAMS