Annual Awards

Robert B. Gordon Arthritis Research Fellowship

2017 – Sebastian Cardona Ramirez
2016 – Farrah Monibi
2015 – Farrah Monibi
2014 – Farrah Monibi
2013 — Farrah Monibi
2012 — Sam Franklin
2011 — Cole Linville
2010 — Prakash Jayabalan
2009 — Prakash Jayabalan
2008 — Prakash Jayabalan
2007 — Prakash Jayabalan
2006 — Nicole Poythress Waters
2005 — Jill Luther
2004 — Aaron Stoker
2003 — Prakash Jayabalan
2002 — Michael Hughes
2001 — Prakash Jayabalan

Excellence in Research Award

2016 award recipient James T. Stannard with Aaron Stoker, PhD, associate research professor

2016 award recipient James T. Stannard with Aaron Stoker, PhD, associate research professor

2016 award recipient Niki Walden with Aaron Stoker, PhD, associate research professor

2016 award recipient Niki Walden with Aaron Stoker, PhD, associate research professor

2016 – James T. Stannard (graduate), Nicole Walden and Laura Evans (undergraduates)
2015 – Swithin Razu (graduate), Nikki Werner, Andrew Polk (undergraduates)
2014 – Nick Capito (graduate), Alex Cook (undergraduate)
2013—Joey Garrity
2012—Sam Franklin
2011—Nicole Waters
2010—Bridget Garner
2009—Prakash Jayabalan
2008—David Dismukes
2007—Jennifer Warnock
2006—Lee Breshears
2005—Aaron Stoker
2004—Heather Streppa
2003—Juri Ota
2002—Derek Fox
2001—Keiichi Kuroki

Making a Difference Award

2016 – Mr. & Mrs. Bill & Nancy Thompson
2015 – Judi & Bob Reeves
2014 – The Robert B. Gordon Family
2013 – Dr. & Mrs. Robert and Marilyn Littlejohn
2012 – Gary Hume
2011 – Mrs. Kathryn Allen
2010 – Linda Salmon
2009 – Mary (Cockrell) Romesburg
2008 – Dr. B. Sonny Bal
2007 – Dr. Jason H. Calhoun
2006 – Dr. James L. Tomlinson
2005 – Dr. William C. Allen
2004 – Dr. William L. Carson

Clinical Aptitude Award

**discontinued after 2013
2013—Ben Yarnall
2012—Ryan Birks
2011—Chrissy Nagle
2010—Jeff Young
2009—Rachel Venable
2008—Mennolly Beittenmiller
2007—Steven Cogar
2006—Kelley Thieman
2005—Stephen Curry
2004—Matthew Mahn
2003—Daniel Renfro and Suzie Lloyd
2002—John Shokoff
2001—Angela Scherer

Other Awards

Jacob Markowitz Award, Academy of Surgical Research. 2016
Fellow, Mizzou Chapter of the National Academy of Inventors. 2016.
RARE Champion of Hope – Collaborations in Science & Technology Award finalist. 2015.

2013 WSAVA Hill’s Pet Mobility Award: Dr. Jimi Cook

WSAVA Hill's Pet Mobility Award 2013

2013 WSAVA Hill’s Pet Mobility Award given to Dr. Jimi Cook

2012 American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Young Investigator Award: Joey Garrity

2011 Telly Award (Best Not-for-Profit Commercial) for “Emma’s Story”

Best Poster Award, Veterinary Orthopaedic Society Annual Conference 2011: Christopher SA, Beetem J, and Cook JL

Hohn-Johnson Research Award Presentation, Veterinary Orthopaedic Society Annual Conference 2011: Wall CR, Cook CR, and Cook JL

2011 Life Sciences Day Most Outstanding Presentation: Prakash Jayabalan