Congratulations, Mitch Granade: Winner of both, the Robert Haynes and Jill Hungerford Awards!

May 27, 2022 by adw2n@virginia.edu

Pic of Grad Student- Mitch GranadePlease join the Pharmacology Department in congratulating Mitchell Granade (Harris Lab), for being the recipient of the 2022 Outstanding Pharmacology Graduate Student and Robert Haynes Award! For this honor, Mitch will receive $500, a certificate, and an engraved Jefferson Cup, all of which was presented at the GBS Symposium on Thursday, May 26, 2022. Mitch is recognized by the Pharmacology Graduate Committee for the scientific merit of his doctoral research, his scientific productivity, his academic performance, and his outstanding leadership skills. He recently presented his dissertation defense seminar titled, “Adenosine Regulation of Adipose Tissue Lipid Metabolism” on Thursday, May 05, 2022.

As a recipient of the 2022 Outstanding Pharmacology Graduate Student Award, Mitch is also the department’s nominee for the Michael J. Peach Outstanding Graduate Student Award and Jill E. Hungerford Prize in Biomedical Sciences. These prestigious awards recognize the accomplishments of our most talented and creative senior students across the School of Medicine. We are excited to announce that, in addition to being the 2022 Outstanding Pharmacology Graduate Student, Mitch received this year’s Jill E. Hungerford Award at this year’s GBS Symposium! The Pharmacology department is very proud of all of Mitch’s accomplishments! Way to go, Mitch!