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2022 National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) Awards

A message from Dr. Eric Green, Director and Dr. Ellen Rolfes, Executive Officer, National Human Genome Research Institute.

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Scientific/Medical

Scientific/Medical Group Awards

Telomere-to-Telomere Team

For uncovering the last unknown sequences of the human genome.

  • Gerard Bouffard, NHGRI
  • Shelise Brooks, NHGRI
  • Nancy Hansen, NHGRI
  • Chirag Jain, NHGRI
  • Sergey Koren, NHGRI
  • Valerie Maduro, NHGRI
  • Ann McCartney, NHGRI
  • James Mullikin, NHGRI
  • Sergey Nurk, NHGRI
  • Adam Phillippy, NHGRI
  • Mikko Rautiainen, NHGRI
  • Arang Rhie, NHGRI
  • Valerie Schneider, NLM
  • Francoise Thibaud-Nissen, NLM
  • Brian Walenz, NHGRI
  • Chunlin Xiao, NLM
  • Alice Young, NHGRI

ENCODE Program Leadership Team

For successful planning, management and operation of the final phase of the NHGRI Encylopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) Project.

  • Stephanie Calluori, NHGRI
  • Elise Feingold, NHGRI
  • Daniel Gilchrist, NHGRI
  • Stephanie Morris, NHGRI
  • Michael Pazin, NHGRI
  • Ella Samer, NHGRI

Administrative

Administrative Group Awards

History of Eugenics Symposium Team

For extraordinary contributions to understanding the history of eugenics and scientific racism and their complex legacies in the modern health sciences.

  • Sarah Bates, NHGRI
  • Ernesto Del Aguila III., NHGRI
  • Christopher Donohue, NHGRI
  • Alvaro Encinas, NHGRI
  • Prabarna Ganguly, NHGRI
  • Radwanullah Kakar, NHGRI
  • Britny Kish, NHGRI
  • Jennifer Montooth, NHGRI
  • Mukul Nerurkar, NHGRI
  • Devona Perrineau, NHGRI
  • Ellaha Sadat, NHGRI
  • Jerryl Somani, NHGRI
  • Jill Thomas, NHGRI
  • Zachary Utz, NHGRI
  • Kris Wetterstrand, NHGRI

Mission Support

Mission Support Individual Awards

In recognition of sustained and ongoing efforts to promote and improve genomic data sharing at the NIH.

  • Elena Ghanaim, NHGRI

For outstanding support of the NHGRI scientific mission as a protocol navigator.

  • Brenton Yanos, NHGRI

Ruth L. Kirschstein Mentoring Award

Ruth L. Kirschstein Mentoring Award Individual Awards

For exemplary performance while demonstrating significant leadership, skill, and ability in serving as a mentor.

  • Pu Liu, NHGRI

Recognition Across NIH

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

NCATS

  • Ajay Pillai, NHGRI

NIA

  • Dawn Lea, NHGRI

NIBIB

  • Andreas Baxevanis, NHGRI

NIMHD

  • Marie-Luise Brennan, NHGRI
  • Hwaida Hannoush, NHGRI
  • Valerie Willis, NHGRI

NINR

  • Ebony Madden, NHGRI

OD

  • David Adams, NHGRI
  • Vence Bonham, NHGRI
  • Precilla D'Souza, NHGRI
  • Susan Ferry, NHGRI
  • Bettie Graham, NHGRI
  • Sara Hull, NHGRI
  • Belen Hurle, NHGRI
  • Laura Koehly, NHGRI
  • Eirini Manoli, NHGRI
  • Thomas Markello, NHGRI
  • Esther Ryan, NHGRI
  • Jamil Scott, NHGRI
  • Julia Segre, NHGRI
  • Benjamin Solomon, NHGRI
  • Deborah Stone, NHGRI
  • Gretchen Wood, NHGRI