Awards and Honors


J. Richard Pilsner, Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences, was recently chosen to participate in the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) Early Career Reviewer program for his expertise in environmental epigenetics.

2009 - 2013

NIH Loan Repayment Program Recipient


Rebecca James Baker Memorial Prize for Scientific Excellence in Cross-Culture Research for the Improvement of Public Health. Special Commendation. International Society of Environmental Epidemiology Annual Meeting, Mexico City, Mexico

2003 - 2007

Pre-doctoral Fellowship, NIH T32 Competitive Training Grant


First Place – student research award.  International Society of Environmental Epidemiology & Exposure (ISEE/ISEA) Annual Meeting in Paris, France.

2001 - 2003

STAR Fellowship, Environmental Protection Agency