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AIDS Vaccine 2010

at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center

SCHOLARSHIP OVERVIEW

AIDS Vaccine 2010 provided 5 New Investigator Awards, 117 Conference Scholarships and 14 Undergraduate Scholarships.

AIDS Vaccine 2010 New Investigator Awards
AIDS Vaccine 2010 Conference Scholarships
Undergraduate Science Scholarship Program Recipients

AIDS Vaccine 2010 New Investigator Awards


New Investigator Awardees were selected based upon the quality of their abstract submissions. To view their abstracts, click the links below.

Huabiao Chen
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT, and Harvard, USA
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Vitaly Ganusov
University of Tennessee, USA
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Elin Gray
National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa
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Nichole Klatt
Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology, NIAID, NIH, USA
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Morgane Rolland
University of Washington, USA
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AIDS Vaccine 2010 Conference Scholarships


The scholars listed below applied for and were selected to receive a conference scholarship which included cimplimentary registration, travel and accomodations. Scholarships were made possible by generous donations from our partners and from registration funds.

Melissa-Rose Abrahams
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Adedayo Adeyemi
Healthmatch International, Nigeria

Habib Ahmed
Plus Development Foundation, Pakistan

Hannah Ajoge
Department of Microbiology, Abu, Zaria, Nigeria

Maureen Akolo
Kenya AIDS Control Project, Kenya

Kabamba Alexandre^
National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa

Yelina Alvarez
New York University School of Medicine, USA

Gershim Asiki
Medical Research Council/UVRI, Uganda

Gama Bandawe
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Saeed Bayanolhagh
Tarbiat Modares University, Immunology Group, Islamic Republic of Iran

Alfred Bere^
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Anne Bet
University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

Kathryn Boyd
Biomedical Research and Training Institution, Zimbabwe

Chanson Brumme
BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, Canada

Jacqueline Bunnell
Rwanda Zambia HIV Research Group, Zambia

Olusegun Busari
Federal Medical Centre, Nigeria

Ann Carias
Northwestern University, USA

Bimal Chakrabarti
International AIDS Vaccine Initiative and the Scripps Research Institute, USA

Gerald Chege
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Yue Chen
Duke Human Vaccine Institute, USA

Anton Chikaev
Src Vb Vector, Russian Federation

Bhavna Chohan
University of Nairobi, Kenya

Thippawan Chuenchitra
Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Science, Thailand

Gianguido Cianci
Northwestern University, USA

Hayley Crawford
Oxford University, United Kingdom

Jesse Creel
GAIA Vaccine Foundation, USA

Dalene De Swardt
Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Dario Dilernia
Argentinean Reference Center on AIDS, Argentina

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

Lena Fadda
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Olubunmi Fakunle
University College Hospital, Nigeria

Hugues F Fausther Bovendo†
Inserm U945, France

Samuel Adetona Fayemiwo
College of Medicine , University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Yu Feng
International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, USA

Jidnyasa Gaekwad
IAVI Neutralizing Antibody Center at TSRI, USA

Guofen Gao
The Catholic University of America, USA

Silke Germann
Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, Germany

F Javier Guenaga
IAVI Neutralizing Antibody Center, USA

Nino Gulua
Georgia Health and Social Projects' Implementation, Georgia

Pamela Phumelele Gumbi†
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Resign Gunda
Medical Research Council of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

Levelle Harris
National Institutes of Health, USA

Adam Hersperger
University of Pennsylvania, USA

Heather Hong
National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa

Xintao Hu
NCAIDS, China Center for Disease Control, China

Michael Huber
The Scripps Research Institute, USA

Nneoma Idika
Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Nigeria

Hiroshi Ishii
The University of Tokyo, Japan

Rajesh Jacob
ICGEB, South Africa

Shivaji Jadhav
National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, ICMR, India

Rashmi Jalah
National Cancer Institute at Frederick, USA

Shameem Jaumdally
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Mingming Jia
China Centers for Disease Control, China

Grace Kamunyo
Kenya AIDS Control Project, Kenya

Saravana Kumar Kanagavelu
University of Miami, USA

Bundi Paul Karau
The University of Nairobi, Kenya

Marion Kiguoya
Kenya AIDS Control Project, Kenya

William Kilembe˜
Zambia Emory HIV Research Project, Zambia

James King'Oo
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenya

Kenneth Kintu˜
Makerere University - Johns Hopkins University Research Collaboration, Uganda

Michele Kutzler
Drexel University College of Medicine, USA

Yue Li
Nankai University, China

Lenine Liebenberg
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Carmen Logie
Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Canada

Maphuti Madiga*
National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa

José Marcelino
Instituto Higiene E Medicina Tropical, Portugal

Roland Martin
Ul-Pire Africa Center, Liberia

Prisca Mbele
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Mandla Mlotshwa*
National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa

Loraine Mohosana
Medical Research Council, South Africa

Daniela Mónaco
Argentinean Reference Center for AIDS, Argentina

Ramona Moodley
University of Kwazulu Natal, South Africa

Penny Moore
National Institute for Communicable Diseases, AIDS Virus Research Unit, South Africa

Khutso Mothapo
University of Limpopo, South Africa

Beatriz Mothe
AIDS Research Institute Irsicaixa-Hivacat, Spain

Juliet Mpendo
UVRI-IAVI HIV Vaccine Program, Uganda

Ranajoy Mullick
National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, India

Boris Murashev
The Biomedical Center, Russian Federation

Mariane Mureithi
HIV Pathogenesis Programme (HPP), South Africa

Shem Peter Mutua Mutuiri
Institute of Primate Research (IPR), Kenya

Lamech Mwapagha
Jomo Kenyatta Universty (Jkuat), Kenya

Sylvia Namanda
Infectious Diseases Institute-Jinja, Uganda

Annet Nanvubya
UVRI IAVI HIV Vaccine Program, Uganda

Olga Nazarenko
The Biomedical Center, Russian Federation

Andile Nofemela^
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Andrew Obuku Ekii
MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS/ Makerere University, Uganda

Charles Okwundu
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Olanrewaju Onigbogi
Department of Community Medicine, Nigeria

Ngozi Otuonye
Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Nigeria

Micah Oyaro
University of Nairobi, KAVI, Kenya

Maria A Pando
Centro Nacional de Referencia para el Sida, Argentina

Maria Fernanda Pascutti
Centro Nacional de Referencia para el Sida, Argentina

Vainav Patel
National Cancer Institute at Frederick, USA

Sallie Permar
Harvard Medical School, USA

Melody Elizabeth Phiri-Shana
Medical Research Council of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

Maenetje Pholo^
National Institutes for Communicable Diseases, South Africa

Chao Qiu
Fudan University, China

Esther Quakkelaar
Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Netherlands

Srinika Ranasinghe
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Sharmila Reddy
The University of Melbourne, Australia

Catherine Riou
NICD - HIV/AIDS Unit, South Africa

Katharina Rothwangl
Northwestern University, USA

Eugene Ruzagira
MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda

Kotou Sangare
LBMA, University of Bamako and GAIA Vaccine Foundation, Mali

Gaia Sciaranghella
Rangon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA

Arthur Sekiziyivu^
Makerere University Walter Reed Project, Uganda

Jennifer Serwanga*
MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Uganda

Daniel Sheward
IIDMM, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Deborah Sitrin
Zambia-Emory HIV Research Project, Zambia

Adjoa Smalls-Mantey†
National Institutes of Health, USA

Eszter Somogyi
Genetic Immunity, Hungary

Livingstone Ssali
The AIDS Support Organisation (Taso), Uganda

James Termini
University of Miami, USA

Ruwayhida Thebus
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Meijuan Tian
China Center for Disease Control, China

Karamoko Tounkara
GAIA Vaccine Foundation, Mali

Chelsea Voytek
University of Pennsylvania, USA

Bin Yu
Biomolecular Engineering, University of California-Santa Cruz, USA

Rutendo Zinyama*
Medical Research Council of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe


^Conference scholarships sponsored by the Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
˜Conference scholarships sponsored by the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation for Pediatric HIV Research.
*Conference scholarships sponsored by the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI).
†Conference scholarships sponsored by the NCRR/RCMI Program at Morehouse School of Medicine, NIH/NCRR/RCMI Grant #G12-RR03034.



Undergraduate Science Scholarship Program Recipients


James Wagner, President of Emory Univerisity, provided complimentary registration to the below conference attendees. Travel and lodging were made possible via the generous support of the Center for AIDS Research.

Amee Amin
Emory University, USA

Trenton Boorman
Emory University, USA

Emily Cartwright
College of the Holy Cross, USA

Sara Chinikamwala
Emory University, USA

Khiara Cureton
Spelman College, USA

Andrew Douglas
University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

Sara Drescher
University of Washington, USA

Chanel Fischetti
University of Southern California, USA

Emily Grzybowski
University of Rochester, USA

Shayla Hesse
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA

Erica Lokken
Tufts University, USA

Aisha Townes
Harvard College, USA

Christopher Wong
University of California - Los Angeles, USA

Emily Zern
Vanderbilt University, USA