Congrats to Michael Schappe: Peach Award Winner!

March 19, 2019 by

Michael Schappe (Desai Lab) makes headlines again! Recently he was the recipient of the 2019 Outstanding Pharmacology Graduate Student Award. As part of receiving this award,  Michael was also entered to be 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.

The GBS Symposium was held on Friday, March 15, 2019 and Michael was named the recipient of the Micheal J. Peach Outstanding Graduate Student Award. This achievement really speaks to Michael’s commitment to embody enthusiasm for research and the principles of sharing and collaboration that were central to Dr. Peach’s approach to science and medicine. The Pharmacology Department is very proud of his hard work and dedication to research that this award was intended to recognize.

Excellent job, Mike! Please give him a huge congrats when you see him around the Pharmacology Department.