She has been awarded with the Rudolph Virchow Award from the Critical Anthropology for Global Health Group, the Mellon-ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship, and the Elsie Clews Parsons Prize from the American Ethnological Society (for paper "A World Unmade: Diabetes and the Occult in Northern Ghana")
Archive – November 2011
Graduate alumnus Alexander Edmonds awarded the Diana Forsythe prize and an honorable mention in the Sharon Stevens book competition
Three anthropology majors, Christine Blauvelt '12, Allison Daminger '12, and Sojung Yi '12 named 2010 Adel Mahmoud Global Health Scholars
"Patient Autonomy and the Right to Transgender Health" (excerpt from his senior thesis) won honorable mention, 2011 Rudolph Virchow Undergraduate Student Award, Society for Medical Anthropology.