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ASIP Junior Faculty Award to attend PISA 2015

ASIP Trainee Travel Awards

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ASIP Annual Meeting Trainee Travel Award
ASIP Trainee Travel Award for Late-breaking Abstracts
A.D. Sobel-ASIP Education Fund
Hans-Monga Family Trainee Travel
Marcos Rojkind-Monga ASIP Trainee Travel
Gotlieb Undergraduate Student Travel Award
(Funded by Gotlieb Family Fund for Undergraduate Education in Pathobiology)
Under-Represented Groups (URG) Trainee Travel
The Histochemical Society Sponsored Trainee Travel Award to attend the ASIP Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology
ASIP International Trainee Travel Award
The American Society for Investigative Pathology - American Physician Scientists Association Partnership Trainee Travel Award to attend the ASIP Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology

Other Awards

American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) Trainee Travel Award
Intersociety Council for Pathology Information (ICPI) Trainee Travel Award
SIPMet Young Investigator Award to Attend the ASIP Annual Meeting
ASIP Summer Research Opportunity Program in Pathology (SROPP)

FASEB Excellence in Science Award
Immunohistochemistry and Microscopy Short Course


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  • 2014 Nikita Joshi
  • 2013 Liang Kang
  • 2012 Kari Nejak-Bowen

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Tara A. Snethen, CAE, CMP
Senior Director of Meetings & Society Services
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The Rojkind - Monga - ASIP Trainee Travel Award for Excellence in Liver Pathobiology Research

Marcos Rojkind Trainee Travel


The Rojkind - Monga - ASIP Trainee Travel Award for Excellence in Liver Pathobiology Research, honoring the memory of the late Drs. Marcos J. Rojkind and Gurdarshan Singh Monga, was established by ASIP member Dr. Satdarshan (Paul) S. Monga to support travel to the ASIP Annual Meeting of an ASIP trainee member who submits an abstract that includes data relevant toexperimental studies in liver pathobiology. Candidates for the Rojkind-Monga-ASIP Trainee Travel Award should submit an application upon submission of their abstract to the ASIP Annual Meeting. The awardee will be chosen by the ASIP Program Committee on the basis of excellence in liver pathobiology research.

Marcos J. RojkindDr. Marcos J. Rojkind was a loyal member of ASIP for forty years. Educated in Mexico, Dr. Rojkind was the recipient in 1985 of Mexico's highest scientific honor, the National Service Award. He joined the faculty at George Washington University in 2002. Dr. Rojkind did seminal work in many aspects of hepatic pathobiology in areas of liver fibrosis, injury and stellate cell biology. He was passionate about teaching and trained many students and postdoctoral fellows. He passed away in 2011.



Gurdashan Singh MongaDr. Gurdarshan Singh Monga, the father of ASIP member Dr. Satdarshan (Paul) S. Monga, was a practicing physician in India and worked in the Punjab Civil Medical Services. He died while he was a Chief Medical Officer at the young age of 51 years due to liver cirrhosis. Dr. Monga received numerous awards in recognition of his outstanding service to both patients and for the successful implementation of national programs in his district. He was universally loved for his compassion and capability as a general practitioner.


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