Awards History


Bright Sparks Early Career Researchers (2 First Place) 

  1.     Omolara Baiyegunhi, Africa Health Research Institute, South Africa / Ebony Gary The Wistar Institute, USA
  2.     Daniel Yara Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), United Kingdom

Bright Sparks PhD

  1.     Rose Miller, University of Georgia, USA
  2.     Alper Çevirgel, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, The Netherlands
  3.     Ilke Aernout, Ghent University, Belgium

Poster Awards  (4  – Third Place )

  1.     Rory Hills,University of Oxford, United Kingdom 
  2.     Koemchhoy Khim Chonnam National University, South Korea 
  3.    Zifu Zhong Ghent University, Belgium / Martin Beukema University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands/ Nelli Heikkila University of Geneva,     Switzerland/ Rodrigo Arcoverde Cerveira da Silva, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

ISV Awards for PhD Students & Early Career Researchers

Rodrigo Arcoverde Cerveira da Silva, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Flavio Cargnin Faccin, University of Georgia, USA

Ebony Gary, The Wistar Institute, USA

Mariam Maltseva, University of Ottawa, Canada

Anna McCormick, University of Georgia, USA

Rose Miller, University of Georgia, USA

Kaito Nagashima, University of Georgia, USA

Patricia Pérez Ramirez, Spanish National Center for Biotechnology, Spain

Nicholas Tursi, The Wistar Institute, USA

Dylan Tuttle, University of Pittsburgh, USA

Kristin Wiggins, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, USA

ISV Awards for Researchers from Low‐ and Middle‐Income Countries

Ornella Martins Botelho, Brazilian National Cancer Institute, Brazil

María Delfino, Universidad de Buenos Aires-CONICET, Argentina

Matete Kgasha, Sefako Makgatho Health Science University, South Africa

Sanjeev Kumar, International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, India

Harshad Patil, Interactive Research School for Health Affairs, Bharati Vidyapeeth

(Deemed to be University), India

Amanda Portilho, Adolfo Lutz Institute, Brazil

Chenyuan Qin, School of Public Health, Peking University, China

Sneha Raj, Translational Health Science and Technology Institute

Mohammed Sajo, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria

Fisseha Tadesse Shiferie, Project HOPE, Ethiopia

Marisol Simões, Bio-Manguinhos/Fiocruz, Brazil

Advaita Singh, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, South Africa

Munyaradzi Tinarwo, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Mohd Hatimi Tukiman, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia

Bernis Neneyoh Yengo, University of Buea, Cameroon

Kamran Zaman, ICMR-National Institute of Traditional Medicine Belagavi (ICMR-NITM Belagavi),


Virtual ISV Awards for Researchers from Low‐ and Middle‐Income Countries

Yohan Arman University of Oxford Indonesia
Regina Pascua Berba University of the Philippines Philippines
Navneet Bichha IIHMR University Nepal
Elizabeth De Gaspari Adolfo Lutz Institute Brazil
Adillah Gul VIB-UGent Center for Medical Biotechnology Pakistan
Mammar Khames University of Medea Algeria
Mohammad Suhail Khan Indian Institute of Science India
Chibale Mwelwa Center for Family Health and Research in Zambia Zambia
Avhammbudzi Leah Nemarude Sefako Makgatho Health Science University South Africa
Indah Agung Aprilia Br Purba Indonesia International Institute for Life Science Indonesia
Chenyuan Qin School of Public Health, Peking University China
Indra Rudiansyah PT. Bio Farma Indonesia
Mariam Traore Campus Universitaire De Badalabougou Mali

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