AWARDS and GRANTS           

Best Digital Poster Presentation "The role of activin-C in cancer cachexia". 2nd Cancer Cachexia Conference, Montreal, Canada,  26th-28th September 2014.

Travel Grant awarded from the Health Science Division (University of Otago) to attend the 2nd Cancer Cachexia Conference, Montreal, Canada held on 26th-28th September 2014 

Travel Grant awarded from the Department of Anatomy (University of Otago) to attend the 2nd Cancer Cachexia Conference, Montreal, Canada held on 26th-28th September 2014

Best Speaker Award (PhD Student Category) Reproduction and Development Group Research Colloquium held on 22-Nov-2013, University of Otago

Travel Grant awarded from the Department of Anatomy committee to attend the 10th International Congress of Andrology, Melbourne, Australia held on 23-26 February 2013

Travel Grant awarded from the Departmental Reproduction Cluster to attend the 10th International Congress of Andrology, Melbourne, Australia held on 23-26 February 2013

Travel Grant awarded from the Departmental Reproduction Cluster to attend the annual SRB Congress held on 26/08/2012

Doctoral Scholarship, University of Otago (2012-2015)

Bachelor and Master Degree Scholarships, University of Florence, Italy (2004-2010)