Excellence in Science (EiS) Award Committee


Committee Purpose

The FASEB Excellence in Science Award is given in recognition of outstanding achievement by women in biological science.  Recipients are women whose career achievements have contributed significantly to further our understanding of a particular discipline by excellence in research. Additional information about the award and a list of prior awardees can be found on the FASEB website.

The Excellence in Science Award Committee reviews nominee submissions and makes a recommendation of the recipient to the Board of Directors.  The committee advises the Board on the administration of the annual Excellence in Science Award program.


Volunteer Position Description/Responsibilities

Chair, EiS Award Committee
Member, EiS Award Committee

2019/2020 Excellence in Science Award Committee Roster

Chair: Mary-Ann Bjornsti, PhD (ASPET)

AAA - Tina Tootle, PhD
AAI - Laura A. Solt, PhD
ABRF - Sherry Thornton, PhD
ACSM - Karyn Hamilton, PhD, RD
AGE - Sreemathi Logan, PhD
AMP - Shuji Ogino MD, PhD, MS
APEPS - Yvonne Angell, PhD
APS - Susan A. Marsh, PhD
ASBMB - Kelly G. Ten Hagen, PhD
ASBMR - Roberta Faccio, PhD
ASIP - Cecelia C. Yates, PhD
ASN - Connie M. Weaver, PhD
ASPET - Mary-Ann Bjornsti, PhD
ES - Joanna Spencer-Segal, MD, PhD
HCS - Nancy M. Sawtell PhD
SDB - Rachel M. Brewster, PhD
SEBM - Clinton D. Allred, PhD
SfG - Mark A. Lehrman, PhD
SOT - Tao Wang MD, PhD, DABT
SPR - Vidu Garg, MD
SSR - Cheng Wang, PhD

Staff Liaison: Yvette Seger PhD, Director, Science Policy