Pittman Scholars, named for the late James A. Pittman, M.D., longtime dean of the School of Medicine from 1973 to 1992, are nominated by their department chairs based on their research achievements and their potential for continued discovery in the basic or clinical sciences.

Awardees are assistant professors who have held that rank for fewer than five years.

Akila Subramaniam, M.D.

Akila Subramaniam, M.D.

Obstetrics/Gynecology
Ashley Harms, Ph.D.

Ashley Harms, Ph.D.

Department of Neurology
Sushant Bhatnagar, Ph.D.

Sushant Bhatnagar, Ph.D.

Department of Medicine
Craig Maynard, Ph.D.

Craig Maynard, Ph.D.

Department of Pathology
Summer Thyme, Ph.D.

Summer Thyme, Ph.D.

Department of Neurobiology
Ceren Yarar-Fisher, Ph.D.

Ceren Yarar-Fisher, Ph.D.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation