BOSTON • 9-12 SEPTEMBER

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AIDS Vaccine 2012 is pleased to have awarded 121 scholarships and five new investigator awards to HIV vaccine researchers from around the world.  We thank our generous sponsors for enabling these researchers and students to participate in the conference.  


New Investigator Awardees

AIDS Vaccine 2012 is proud to annouce this year's New Investigator Awardees.

 

Ann Carias
Northwestern University, USA

Suefen Kwa
Emory University, USA

Roman Ntale
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Jessica Prince
Emory University, USA

Damien Tully
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

 

Conference Scholarship Recipients

 

Adedayo Adeyemi
MEASURE, Nigeria

Fatima Ahmed
Simon Fraser University, Canada

Tina Ahmed
University of Oxford, UK

Joshua Amos
Duke Human Vaccine Institute, Duke University, USA

Raiees Andrabi
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Debby Basu
Emory Vaccine Center, USA

Dion Benetatos
Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation, South Africa

Marina Biedma
UMR 748, France

Austin Boesch
Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College, USA

Eric Brown
Dartmouth College, USA

Irene Bukh
University of Pennsylvania, USA

Madeleine Bunders
Emma Children’s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Supranee Buranapraditkun
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Gabriela Calazans
Centro de Referência e Treinamento DST/AIDS, Brazil

Jorge Carrillo
IrsiCaixa AIDS Research Institute–HIVACAT, Spain

Antoine Chaillon
Bretonneau University Hospital, France

Bimal Chakrabarti
International AIDS Vaccine Initiative at The Scripps Research Institute, USA

Shivan Chetty
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Takayuki Chikata
Center for AIDS Research, Kumamoto University, Japan

Tumena Corrah
Addenbrookes Hospital, University of Cambridge, UK

Fernanda Côrtes
Oswaldo Cruz Institute/FIOCRUZ, Brazil

Laura Cotton
Simon Fraser University, Canada

Smritee Dabee
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Gabriel Damilano
Argentinean National Reference Center for AIDS, Argentina

Shao Elichilia
Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Center, Tanzania

Rene Ghislain Essomba
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, South Africa

Zelda Euler
Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Olubunmi Fakunle
University College Hospital Ibadan, Nigeria

Andrew Ferguson
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Genevieve Fouda
Duke Human Vaccine Institute, Duke University, USA

Guofen Gao
The Catholic University of America, USA

 

Andrew Gartland
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA

Tricia Gearhart
University of Pittsburgh, USA

Kamini Gounder
HIV Pathogenesis Programme, Doris Duke Medical Research Institute, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Sebastian Grimm
Dartmouth College, USA

Dongxing Guo
Institute of Pathogen Biology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, China

Jia Guo
AIDS Institute, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Arjun Gupta
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Sachin Gupta
University of Miami, USA

Eunice Ngwing Halle
University of Yaoundé, Cameroon/StopAIDS, Cameroon

Xuan He
Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, China

Tandile Hermanus
National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa

Ann Hessell
Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon National Primate Research Center, USA

Jue Hou
Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, China

Haitao Hu
U.S. Military HIV Research Program, USA

Natalie Hutnick
University of Pennsylvania, USA

Nami Iwamoto
National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan

Rajesh Jacob
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, South Africa

Niamh Keane
Murdoch University, Australia

Janine Kimpel
Innsbruck Medical University, Austria

Henrik Kloverpris
University of Oxford, Paediatrics, UK

Marit Kramski
University of Melbourne, Australia

Anne-Sophie Kuhlmann
Center for Vaccine Research, USA

Rajnish Kumar
New York University School of Medicine, USA

Pratima Kunwar
University of Washington, USA

Jacqueline Kyosiimire-Lugemwa
Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute, Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda

Robert Langat
Kenya AIDS Vaccine Initiative,University of Nairobi, Kenya

Maria Lemos
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA

Jinyao Li
Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, USA

Grace London
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, South Africa

Delphine Malherbe
Oregon Health & Science University, USA

Savrina Manhas
Simon Fraser University, Canada

Philipp Mann
Mbeya Medical Research Programme, Tanzania

Jordi Mata-Fink
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Julie Matz
INSERM, France

Luzia Mayr
New York University School of Medicine, USA

Brian Moldt
The Scripps Research Institute, USA

Daniela Mónaco
Argentinean National Reference Center for AIDS, Argentina

Beatriz Mothe
IrsiCaixa AIDS Research Institute–HIVACAT, Spain

Juliet Mpendo
Uganda Virus Research Institute/International AIDS Vaccine Initiative HIV Vaccine Program, Uganda

Hazel Mufhandu
Biosciences, South Africa

Michael Mühle
Robert Koch Institute, Germany

Jeannine Mukamuyango
Projet San Francisco, Rwanda

Lillian Mutengu
Makerere University Walter Reed Project, Uganda

Dshanta Naicker
HIV Pathogenesis Programme, South Africa

Annet Nanvubya
Uganda Virus Research Institute/International AIDS Vaccine Initiative HIV Vaccine Program, Uganda

Elisa Nemes
Chantal Biya International Reference Centre for Research on HIV/AIDS, Cameroon

Ujjwal Neogi
St. John’s Medical College, India

Joseph Nkolola
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA

Andile Nofemela
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Abraham Olivier
Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Ngozi Otuonye
Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Nigeria

Yadira Palacios-Rodríguez
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico

Suresh Pallikkuth
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, USA

Anita Parmigiani
University of Miami, USA

Vincent Pavot
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France

Melody Phiri
Medical Research Council of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

Julia G. Prado
IrsiCaixa AIDS Research Institute–HIVACAT, Spain

Mopo Radebe
University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Federico Remes Lenicov
Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas en Retrovirus y SIDA, Argentina

Xiaonan Ren
Fudan University, China

Gunda Resign
Medical Research Council of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

Catherine Riou
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Ana Maria Rodriguez
INBIRS (Ex CNRS), Argentina

Maria T. Rodriguez-Plata
AIDS Research Institute–HIVACAT, Spain

Raabya Rossenkhan
Botswana Harvard AIDS Institute Partnership, Botswana

Sithembile Ruzario
Medical Research Council of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

Malinda Schaefer
Emory University, USA

Liang Shang
University of Minnesota, USA

Shailendra Sharma Kumar
International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, USA

Vedantha Singh
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Anthony Smith
University of Minnesota, USA

Ali Ssetaala
Uganda Virus Research Institute/International AIDS Vaccine Initiative HIV Vaccine Program, Uganda

Daniel Stieh
Northwestern University, USA

Caijun Sun
Guangzhou Institute of Biomedicine and Health, China

Xiaoming Sun
Center for AIDS Research, Kumamoto University, Japan

Justine Sunshine
University of Washington, USA

Xian Tang
AIDS Institute, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

James Termini
University of Miami, USA

Christina Thobakgale
HIV Pathogenesis Programme, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Nancy Tumba
Centre for HIV and STIs, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa

Gabriela Turk
Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas en Retrovirus y SIDA-INBIRS, Argentina

Tom van den Kerkhof
Amsterdam Medical Center, Netherlands

Nienke van Teijlingen
Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, Netherlands

Aime Marcel Simon Tongo Passo
Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Haibo Wang
AIDS Institute, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, China

Jing Wang
Fudan University, China

Lycias Zembe
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Meng Zhefeng
Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center, China

Lingyan Zhu
Fudan University, Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center, China

Koty Zoumana
GAIA Vaccine Foundation, Mali

 

 

Conference Registration Recipients

 

Mathieu Angin
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

James Billingsley
New England Primate Research Center, Harvard Medical School, USA

J. Judy Chang
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Amy Chung
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Bjorn Corleis
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Timothy Dudek
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Anne-Sophie Dugast
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Behzad Etemad
Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, USA

Morgane Griesbeck
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Nathalia Holt
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Stephanie Jost
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Ireen Kiwelu
Harvard School of Public Health, USA
Christian Koerner
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

James Kovacs
Harvard Medical School and Children's Hospital Boston, USA

Haiying Li
New England Primate Research Center, Harvard Medical School, USA

Alison Mahan
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Enrique Martin Gayo
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Pablo Penaloza
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA

Filippos Porichis
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Damien Soghoian
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Kathryn Stephenson
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, USA

Jeffrey Teigler
Division of Vaccine Research, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA

Sagar Vaidya
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA