American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education (AFPE) Fellowship (2005-2006)
Awarded an NCI-NSF IGERT Fellowship in Nanomedicine (2005-2007)
Received $200,000 donation from Amgen in the form of GDNF protein for my research
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Grant 2008 for $187,000
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Grant 2007
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society (2008)
John L. Neumeyer Research Achievement Award (2008)
Rho Chi National Pharmacy Honor Society membership, Psi Chapter (1997).