2016 Symposium

Best Paper of the Year Award

Creating a Sustainable Research Environment through Capacity Building Initiatives
Elizabeth Batchilly, Theme Project Manager, Medical Research Council Unit, The Gambia, Gambia

Best Poster of the Year Award - International

The Research Administration Profession in Small Island States and Small Jurisdictions
Christian Bonnici, Deputy Director – Externally Funded Projects, University of Malta, Malta
Vincent Cassar, Senior Lecturer, Department of Management, University of Malta, Malta

Best Poster of the Year Award - North America

Markey Cancer Center Research Communications Office: A Centralized Research Administration Infrastructure Enhancing Faculty Productivity
Nathan Vanderford, PhD, MBA, Assistant Professor, Department of Toxicology and Cancer Biology, Assistant Director for Research, Markey Cancer Center, Assistant Dean For Academic Development, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, USA
Jennifer Rogers, MBA, Manager, Research Communications Office, Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, USA

People's Choice Award for Best Poster

Internal Review of Grant Applications for New and Early Stage Investigators
Heather Thomas, MBA, Program Administrator, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Cherie Marvel, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Norman Haughey, PhD, Professor, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Joshua Ewen, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Tom Lloyd, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Greg Bergey, MD, Professor, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, USA