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Salute to Excellence

5/22/14, 3:30-5pm, Millberry Conference Center, Parnassus

5/23/14, 1-2:30pm, Smith/Diller Courtyard, Mission Bay

Salute to Excellence 2012

Juno Obedin-Maliver, Bill Cox and Damon Johnson celebrate at Salute to Excellence 2012.

Salute to Excellence is the annual School of Medicine reception that recognizes the contributions of all staff and faculty. At this year’s informal receptions, we will join together with the school's leadership to celebrate you and your colleagues for another year of hard work and dedication to the school's mission.  At the Parnassus event, Dean Hawgood will also present the 2014 Holly Smith Awards.

We know you are busy so feel free to drop in for a few minutes for an afternoon break.  Ben & Jerry's ice cream cones will be provided.

Congratuations to this year's School of Medicine award recipients!

Academic Senate Distinction in Teaching Awards: Alan Gelb, MD, and Erick Hung, MD

Academic Senate Distinction in Mentoring Awards: Craig Cohen, MD, MPH, and Michael Steinman, MD

Academic Senate’s Faculty Research Lecturers: Kristine Yaffe, MD, and Jonathan Weissmann, PhD

Award for the Advancement of Women: Elizabeth Ozer, PhD

Award for Disability Service: Clarissa Kriptke, MD

Award for GLBT Leadership: Stephen Rosenthal, MD

Chancellor’s Award for Public Service: Melvin Heyman, MD, MPH, and Christopher Waddling, PhD

Chancellor's Award for University Management: Maye Chrisman, Marge O'Halloran, and Cliff Skinner

Chancellor's Award for University Service: Pamela Chu and Cristina Morrison

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award: Robert Rodriguez, MD, and Tacara Soones, MD

Edison T Uno Public Service Award: Carolyn Sufrin, MD

Exceptional Physician Awards: To Be Announced

Great People Award Winners: Joan Abrams, Jenny Banaszek, Irene Cenzer, Melody Davenport-McLaughlin, Michael Kaskey, Angela Lopez, Joel Moncada, Melinda Parangan-Chu, Bridgette Semple, Eunice Stephens, Eunice Wan, and Jody Williams

Holly Smith Awards: Nancy Adler, PhD, and Cliff Skinner

Sustainability Awards: To be Announced

Thomas N Burbridge Public Service Award: Bibhav Acharya, MD

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