Department of Medicine 2016 Annual Faculty Awards

 

The 11th annual Department of Medicine faculty dinner and awards ceremony was held on Thursday, September 29, 2016, at the Monona Terrace Convention Center. This yearly event allows an opportunity for  faculty members to gather, convey a warm welcome to new colleagues, and celebrate professional achievements through department awards. The 2016 Department of Medicine faculty awards recipients are listed below. Please congratulate each of the honorees for their efforts to advance the health of the people of Wisconsin and beyond through high quality, patient-centered care, innovative research, and education of the the next generation of physicians.

2016 Faculty Award Recipients

2016 Annual Faculty Award Recipients

 

Arnold Wald, MD

 

Graham-Meyer Teaching Award

Awarded to a member of the Medicine faculty who has excelled in educating residents and fellows in an ambulatory setting.

Arnold Wald, MD
Professor (CHS)
Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Sean O'Neill, MD

 

Evans-Glassroth Teaching Award

Awarded to a member of the Medicine faculty who has excelled in educating residents and fellows in an acute care setting.

Sean O'Neill, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Hospital Medicine

David Ciske, MD

 

Schilling-Harkness Teaching Award

Awarded to a member of the Medicine faculty who has excelled in educating medical students.

David Ciske, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
General Internal Medicine

Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD

 

Rankin Research Award

Awarded to a senior member of the Medicine faculty who has made a significant research contribution toward advancing the field of medicine.

Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Infectious Disease

Eric Johannsen, MD

 

Puestow Research Award

Awarded to a junior member of the Medicine faculty who has made a significant research contribution toward advancing the field of medicine.

Eric Johannsen, MD
Assistant Professor
Infectious Disease

Michelle Kimple, PhD

 

Puestow Research Award

Awarded to a junior member of the Medicine faculty who has made a significant research contribution toward advancing the field of medicine.

Michelle Kimple, PhD
Assistant Professor
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Eric Nelsen, MD

 

Dickie Research Award

Awarded to a Medicine fellow who has made a significant research contribution toward advancing the field of medicine.

Eric Nelsen, MD
Instructor (CHS)
Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Laura Maursetter, DO

 

Clinical Excellence Award

Awarded to a Medicine physician who exemplifies characteristics that would lead you to send a loved one to him or her.

Laura Maursetter, DO
Assistant Professor (CHS)
Nephrology

Molly Carnes, MD, MS

 

Mentoring Excellence Award

Awarded to a member of the Medicine faculty who has excelled in mentoring physicians or physician scientists.

Molly Carnes, MD, MS
Professor
Geriatrics & Gerontology

Jacob Greenberg, MD, EdM

 

Extra Mile Award

Awarded to a UW Health faculty member, outside of the Department of Medicine, who has made significant contributions to the Department of Medicine.

Jacob Greenberg, MD, EdM
Assistant Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Michael Lucey, MD

 

Jeffrey E. Grossman, MD Professionalism Award

Awarded to a Medicine faculty member who displays the highest standards of professionalism and compassion in our missions and represents the Department of Medicine with energy, honor and humility.

Michael R. Lucey, MD
Professor
Gastroenterology & Hepatology