Nine Department of Medicine faculty have been named as recipients of distinguished faculty awards from the Biological Sciences Division.  Awardees will be honored at the BSD’s annual award ceremony  on June 12, 2018.

  • Deborah Burnet,MD, Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)- Distinguished Leader in Community Service & Advocacy (Senior Award)
  • Karen Kim,MD, Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition)- Distinguished Leader in Diversity & Inclusion (Senior Award)
  • Roderick Tung,MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)- Distinguished Leader in Program Innovation (Senior Award)
  • Jane Churpek,MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology/Oncology)- Distinguished Investigator (Junior Award)
  • Wei Wei Lee,MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)- Distinguished Educator (Junior Award)
  • Rochelle Naylor,MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)Distinguished Leader in Diversity & Inclusion (Junior Award)-
  • Jonathan Paul,MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)- Distinguished Leader in Program Innovation (Junior Award)
  • Joyce Tang,MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)- Distinguished Clinician (Junior Award)
  • Shellie Williams,MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine)- Distinguished Leader in Community Service & Advocacy (Junior Award)

Awardees were nominated by their peers and selected by members of the Faculty Advisory Committee and Dean Kenneth Polonsky.