Dr. Swarnali Acharyya

Dr. Swarnali Acharyya

Biography
Research Summary
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Swarnali Acharyya Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology

Ph.D. Ohio State University

Location:  ICRC 402B  
Phone: 212-851-4792
Email: sa3141@cumc.columbia.edu

 

 

Education

2001 - 2007: Ph.D. in Integrated Biomedical Science (Cancer Genetics), Ohio State University.
Mentor: Denis Guttridge, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Training

2007 - 2013: Postdoctoral Training in Cancer Biology and Genetics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Mentor: Dr. Joan Massague, Ph.D.

Awards and Honors

2017 Susan G. Komen Career Catalyst Award
2016 American Cancer Society Research Scholar Award
2016 Department of Defense Breast Cancer Breakthrough Award
2016 Columbia University Provost's Grant for Junior faculty for promoting diversity
2016 HICCC Interprogrammatic Pilot grant
2015 Avon Products Foundation Assistant Professorship in Breast Cancer research
2014 METAvivor Research grant for metastatic breast cancer research
2013 Ed Leonard Prize for Chemokine Research, International Cytokine and Interferon Society (ICIS)
2013 NIH Pathway to Independence K99 award, NCI
2013 Outstanding Postdoctoral Research Award, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
2012 Travel Award to Herrenhausen Symposium on Metastasis, Seeon, Germany
2008 Breast Cancer Era of Hope- postdoctoral fellowship, US Department of Defense
2006 Presidential Dissertation Fellowship, The Ohio State University, USA
2006 First Place Award, Graduate Student Research, 5th Annual Graduate and Post-Graduate Research Day in Biomedical Science, Columbus, OH, USA
2006 Best Poster Award in Molecular Biology and Cancer Genetics, 8th Annual OSU Comprehensive Cancer Center Scientific Meeting, Columbus, OH, USA
2005 First Place Basic Science research Award, 3rd International Cachexia Conference, Rome, Italy