Faculty and Student Accomplishments
The Department of Tropical Medicine would like to congratulate Dr. Nirbhay Kumar. Dr. Kumar was elected to fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology. The American Society for Microbiology, recognizes excellence, originality, and creativity in the microbiological sciences. Dr. Kumar was also elected as Chair of the ASTMH Travel Award Committee.
Dr. Oberhelman received the 2012 Teaching Excellence Award given by Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
Congratulations to the graduates of 2012
The 2012 commencement was a great success and the Department of Tropical Medicine would like to congratulate all of our students on their hard work and contributions.
Jana Hambley received the Charles C. Bass Award for outstanding student in the masters of public health and tropical medicine program in the Department of Tropical Medicine.
Toni Marie Hudson received the Ernest K. Faust Award for outstanding student in the masters of science in the public health program in the Department of Tropical Medicine.
Congratulations to Mark Rider for passing his comprehensive exam. Mark is a PhD candidate in the Hong Lab.