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2020 National Institute on Aging (NIA) Awards


Scientific/Medical Group Awards

Geroscience Summit Team

In recognition of scientific vision and organization of the third Geroscience Summit, Targeting Chronic Diseases Through Geroscience.

  • Kristin M. Abraham, NIDDK
  • Johanna T. Dwyer, OD
  • Jovier D. Evans, NIMH
  • Leslie A. Frieden, NIDCR
  • Paige A. Green, NCI
  • Evan C. Hadley, NIA
  • Todd E. Haim, NIA
  • Thomas K. Howcroft, NCI
  • Chamelli Jhappan, NCI
  • Ronald A. Kohanski, NIA
  • Gayle E. Lester, NIAMS
  • Francesca Macchiarini, NIA
  • Kristy M. Nicks, NIAMS
  • Youngsuk Oh, NHLBI
  • Mercy R. Prabhudas, NIAID
  • Grace L. Shen, NEI
  • Luis F. Sierra, NIA
  • Yisong Wang, NCCIH


Administrative Group Awards

System For Aging Grants Execution (SAGE) Implementation Team

In recognition for implementation and execution of the new Funding Book System for Grant Application assigned to National Institute on Aging.

  • Robin A. Barr, NIA
  • Ariana M. Blake, NIA
  • Desislava I. Dancheva, NIA
  • Bridgette A. Hodge, NIA
  • Kurt E. John, NIA
  • Sajid Khan, NIA
  • Traci B. Lafferty, NIA
  • Eva Lawson-Lipchin, NIA
  • Harmeet S. Matta, NIA
  • Karen K. Nagata, NIA
  • Darren J. Schneider, CIT
  • Grace T. Shu, NIA
  • Gaylen G. Smith, NIA
  • Sanoj K. Suneja, NIA

Administrative Individual Awards

In recognition of the outstanding work for developing new methodology to determine the number of new investigators entering the Alzheimer's disease research from other disciplines.

  • Pragati Katiyar, NIA

In recognition of your outstanding leadership of the Women of Color Committee of the trans-NIH Working Group on Women in Biomedical Careers.

  • Marie A. Bernard, NIA