Viewing Awards & Achievements

Prestigious STaR Award Renewed for Prof Toshio Suda

Find out more about Prof. Suda's first STaR award in 2014 here: https://www.csi.nus.edu.sg/ws/awards-achievements/prestigious-star-award-for-translational-research-awarded-to-two-csi-pis Find out more about the NMRC awards here: http://www.nmrc.gov.sg/grants/talent-development/stria

11th Hope Meeting with Nobel Laureates Inspires CSI PhD Student

Organized by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), the 11th Hope Meeting with Nobel Laureates was held in Okinawa, Japan from 4-8 March 2019. Shreya Kar, Presidents’ Scholar PhD student from Dr. Alan Prem Kumar’s group, was privileged to be selected to attend this meeting. At the Hope Meetings each year, outstanding

CSI Research Fellow Nominated to Attend Global Young Scientists’ Summit

Congratulations to Dr Xianning Lai, a research fellow in Dr Alan Prem Kumar’s group for being successfully nominated to attend the Global Young Scientists’ Summit (GYSS) @one-north from 20 to 25 January. She was one of the highly motivated and passionate PhD students and postdoctoral associates under 35 chosen from all over the world to participate

NUS Staff Receive NUSMed Awards 2018

Prof Daniel Tenen – Researcher of the Year Dr EdwardChow – Young Researcher of the Year Congratulations to Prof Daniel Tenen and Dr Edward Chow, who were awarded for their research achievements at the NUSMed Awards 2018. The NUSMed Awards recognises and celebrates the success of outstanding commitment and contribution to research, teaching and mentorship.

CSI Research Scientist Receives Travel Award at International Society for Stem Cell Research Annual Meeting 2018

Congratulations to Dr Junichi Matsuo, Research Scientist from Prof Yoshiaki Ito’s group! Dr Matsuo’s abstract titled ‘RUNX1 Enhancer Element eR1 Marks Tissue Stem Cells in Mouse’, was selected from out of 1,400 abstracts as a winner of a travel award for the Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR). The travel

CSI Research Fellow Wins Best Poster Award at FASEB Conference!

Congratulations to Dr Ng Li Mei, Research Fellow from Teh Bin Tean’s group! Li Mei clinched the Best Poster Award after presenting her research work at the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) 4th International Conference on Retinoids. This conference was held from 10-15 June 2018 in Colorado, USA. This conference is the

Student Receives Award at the Biomedical Engineering Society (BES) 12th Scientific Meeting

Congratulations to Benjamin Paik, attachment student from Dr Alan Prem Kumar’s group, who received the Gold Award for Best Podium Presentation at the Biomedical Engineering Society (BES) 12th Scientific Meeting held on 19 May 2018, National University of Singapore. The BES 2018 is an annual symposium organized to provide a platform for students from junior

CSI Student Receives Gold Award at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2018 Ceremony

Our warmest congratulations to Benjamin Paik, attachment student from Dr Alan Prem Kumar’s group who clinched the Gold Award at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2018, held from 7-8 March 2018. He received the award at the joint A*STAR Talent Search and Singapore Science and Engineering Fair Award Ceremony held on 26 April at

CSI Singapore Conferred Two Awards at the Global Breast Cancer Conference 2018

Congratulations to Dr Alan Prem Kumar, CSI Principal Associate who clinched the Outstanding Oral Presentation Award at the recent Global Breast Cancer Conference (GBCC), hosted by the Korean Breast Cancer Society and supported by the Korean Breast Cancer Foundation, which was held on 5-7 April 2018 at Incheon, South Korea. Marked as one of the

CSI Graduate Students Win Awards for Excellent Oral Presentations at the New Zealand Breast Cancer Symposium!

Congratulations to CSI Graduate Students Eve Wang Chao and Shreya Kar who recently won awards at the New Zealand Breast Cancer Symposium (NZBCS)! Eve and Shreya, who are from Dr Alan Prem Kumar’s group, attended the NZBCS which was held from 12-14 November in Auckland. NZBCS-2017 is the New Zealand’s first breast cancer symposium with