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2022 National Cancer Institute (NCI) Awards

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.

  • Lalage Wakefield, NCI

Administrative

Administrative Group Awards

The National Cancer Act of 1971 Anniversary Team

For planning and execution of the Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the National Cancer Act of 1971.

  • Monica Adler, NCI
  • Nizia Alam, NCI
  • James Alexander, NCI
  • Nelvis Castro, NCI
  • Rebecca Chasan, NCI
  • Julie Cheh, NCI
  • Jennifer Dorsey, NCI
  • Peter Garrett, NCI
  • Nathan Gill, NCI
  • Janette Goeser, NCI
  • Samantha Gonzalez, NCI
  • Jordan Guiton, NCI
  • Aaron Heirtzler, NCI
  • Nadia Holden, NCI
  • Sabrina Islam-Rahman, NCI
  • Megan Lake, NCI
  • Kelly Lawhead, NCI
  • Anne Lubenow, NCI
  • Kelli Marciel, NCI
  • Kathryn McKay, NCI
  • Kristen McShane, NCI
  • Igor Ristic, NCI
  • Charles Rose, NCI
  • Monika Sharda, NCI
  • Bonny Sheppard, NCI
  • Jamie Smith, NCI
  • Carolina Spencer, NCI
  • Sona Thakkar, NCI
  • Patricia Voysest, NCI
  • Alison Ward, NCI
  • Joseph Welsh, NCI
  • Michelle White, NCI

Administrative Individual Awards

For outstanding efforts in leading the Center for Cancer Research's Office of Scientific Programs.

  • Beverly Mock, NCI

Scientific/Medical

Scientific/Medical Group Awards

Novel Aerosol Intervention for COVID-19 Disease Working Group

For outstanding initiative in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic with a novel aerosol intervention: From concept to clinic in 18 months.

  • Daniel Boring, NCI
  • Brian Cholewa, NCI
  • Jason Marshall, NCI
  • Rebecca Matthews, NCI
  • Robert Shoemaker, NCI
  • Norman Watts, NIAMS
  • Paul Wingfield, NIAMS

Biological Testing Branch Achievement Group

For exceptional effort in the delivery of critical research data and tools to enable the development of new cancer treatment strategies.

  • Sergio Alcoser, NCI
  • Bethany Asare, NCI
  • Michelle Crespo Eugeni, NCI
  • Michelle Gottholm Ahalt, NCI
  • Tara Grinnage-Pulley, NCI
  • Melinda Hollingshead, NCI
  • Kimberly Klarmann, NCI

Scientific/Medical Individual Awards

For a career of exceptional leadership and service dedicated to advancing the field of tobacco control.

  • Michele Bloch, NCI

Recognition Across NIH

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

NCATS

  • Mehdi Mesri, NCI

NHLBI

  • Glenn Merlino, NCI
  • Thomas Misteli, NCI
  • Rena Rodriguez, NCI

NIA

  • Jill Bartholomew, NCI
  • Melissa Porter, NCI
  • Dani Xi, NCI

NIAID

  • Jacqueline Raymond, NCI

NIDDK

  • Amy Trenkle, NCI

NIMH

  • Deborah Carney, NCI

NINR

  • April Oh, NCI
  • Tiffany Wallace, NCI

OD

  • Jeffrey Alderdice, NCI
  • Christina Annunziata, NCI
  • Philip Arlen, NCI
  • Terri Bray, NCI
  • Christine Burgess, NCI
  • Paula Carter, NCI
  • Nelvis Castro, NCI
  • Stephen Chanock, NCI
  • Lisa Coleman, NCI
  • Gwyneth Collins, NCI
  • Thomas Duvall, NCI
  • Freddy Escorcia, NCI
  • Maria Estrada Perez, NCI
  • Margaret Fagan, NCI
  • Laura Foree, NCI
  • David Gianferante, NCI
  • Neelam Giri, NCI
  • Lakshmi Grama, NCI
  • James Gulley, NCI
  • Shane Hebert, NCI
  • Sara Hook, NCI
  • Leah Hubbard, NCI
  • Harley James, NCI
  • Tonya Jenkins, NCI
  • Scott Keasey, NCI
  • Jean Khoshbin, NCI
  • Kristin Komschlies McConville, NCI
  • Stephanie Land, NCI
  • Maria Lindenberg, NCI
  • Matthew Lindsley, NCI
  • Douglas Lowy, NCI
  • Megan Mackey, NCI
  • Peter Mathen, NCI
  • Lisa McReynolds, NCI
  • Troy Muhammad, NCI
  • Sharon Savage, NCI
  • Cristian Serna-Tamayo, NCI
  • Anu Sharman, NCI
  • Sasha Torres, NCI
  • Theresa Yu, NCI