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Salute to Excellence

5/14/15, 1:30-2:30pm, Genentech Hall Atrium, Mission Bay

5/20/15, 3:00-4:30pm, Millberry Conference Center, Parnassus


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 Wintroub will also present the 2015 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: David Naeger, MD, and Katherine Julian, MD

Academic Senate Distinction in Mentoring Awards: Anita Sil, MD, PhD

Academic Senate’s Faculty Research Lecturers: James Barkovich, MD, and Susan Fisher, PhD

Award for the Advancement of Women: Diane Havlir, MD, and Catherine Garzio

Award for Disability Service: Maxine Papadakis, MD, and Bliss Temple

Chancellor’s Award for Public Service: To be announced

Chancellor's Award for University Management: To be announced

Chancellor's Award for University Service: To be announced

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award: Carol Miller, MD, and Rena Pasick, DrPH

Exceptional Physician Awards: Wendy Anderson, MD, David Claman, MD, Jeffrey Fineman, MD, Lisa Lattanza, MD, and Bradley Cohn, MD

Great People Award Winners: Jenny Crawford, Marian Kerbleski, Susan Lau, Darren Leong, Eva Lo, Alexandra McConnell-Hill, Kevin McKenna, Naama Neeman, Ivan Quesada, Susan Rubin, Shanna Travis, and Karen Yuan

Holly Smith Awards: Sue Carlisle, PhD, MD, Catherine Duran, and Clarice Estrada

Sustainability Awards: Dan Ciccarone, MD

Thomas N Burbridge Public Service Award: To be announced

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