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2022 Fogarty International Center (FIC) Awards

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Ruth L. Kirschstein Mentoring Award

Individual Awards

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

  • Cecile Viboud, FIC


Group Awards


For outstanding teamwork in hosting an exceptional virtual 2021 NIH Combined Federal Campaign that exceeded expectations by raising over $2M for participating charities.

  • Dexter Collins, FIC
  • Jonathan Deane, OD
  • Mariah Felipe, FIC
  • Debra Gale, OD
  • Leonardo Garzon-Velez, FIC
  • Monica Godoy Hanson, OD
  • Shakia Miller, FIC
  • Jacqueline Officer, FIC
  • Marcia Smith, FIC
  • Alisha Sutton, FIC
  • Myra Thomas, FIC
  • Vivian Wang, FIC

Individual Awards

For exceptional planning, development, and coordination of FIC's health and wellness program.

  • Alisha Sutton, FIC

Common Fund Leadership

Group Awards

DS-I Africa Common Fund Leadership Team

For contributions to the design, implementation, and leadership of a groundbreaking Common Fund Initiative on data science and innovation to improve health in Africa.

  • Ishwar Chandramouliswaran, OD
  • James Churchill, NIMH
  • Gifty Dankyi, FIC
  • Judy Gichoya, NIBIB
  • Tiffani Lash, NIBIB
  • Amit Mistry, FIC
  • Bradley Newsome, FIC
  • Mariaconcepcion Nierras, OD
  • Laura Povlich, FIC

Recognition Across NIH

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


  • Dexter Collins, FIC
  • Leonardo Garzon-Velez, FIC