Awards and Honors

and the trophy goes to…..

  • 2015 ASHG/Charles J. Epstein Trainee Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Research –
    Finalist (2015)
  • Studentship and Fellowship RI MUHC award (2015-2016)
  • International Tuition Remission Award (Concordia University, Montreal, Canada) – (2007-2009)
  • PhD scholarship (Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, 2007-2010)
  • Top rank in Iranian National Scientific Olympiad (Biology) – (2000) 11th rank in the country
  • Top rank in nation-wide postgraduate school entrance exam (Masters entrance exam, Iran) – (2000)
    • 4th rank in the country in Cell and Molecular Biology Master’s program
    • 6th rank in the country in Human Genetics Master’s program