Congratulations to Dr. Tillie Louise Hackett on the awarding of the Allergy, Genes and Environment Network (AllerGen) – Michelle Harkness Mentorship Award for Mentoring Excellence – Investigator

AllerGen Inc – Mentoring Excellence – Investigator

Recognizing outstanding mentoring by investigators in allergic disease research and education, at any career stage or in any discipline (including senior or junior University-based faculty or clinician scientists).

“Dr. Hackett’s approach to mentoring goes far beyond traditional academic boundaries. She cultivates an environment where critical thinking, creativity, and independent research are not just encouraged but are the foundation of daily practice. Her ability to inspire confidence and foster a sense of belonging within her team is remarkable. A quality that is consistently echoed by Dr. Hackett’s mentees is her dedication to creating a positive learning environment where everyone feels heard. She never fails to support her trainees who collectively represent different cultural backgrounds at all levels of training.”