Dr. Susan Janicki has been awarded the following honors:
- 2007 March of Dimes Basil O'Connor Starter Scholar Research Award
- 2007 V Foundation Scholar
- 2006 Beckman Young Investigator Award
- 2006 Emerald Foundation Scholar
The microscope in the image belonged to William E. Horner, M.D., a collaborator with Caspar Wistar, M.D., in the early 1800s.
Dr. Horner, a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania, was a pioneer of the use of microscopes in anatomical and medical research. He authored Special Anatomy and Histology, a seminal text on the subject.