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Camille Nebeker, EdD, MS, is the recipient of the 2016 UC San Diego Research Integrity Faculty Award and received her acclaim at the 6th Annual Integrity Awards Ceremony held April 13, 2016.
Suraj A. Achar, MD, received the 2015 Academy of Clinician Scholars Faculty Development Award for the project proposal entitled "Positive Effects of Team Sports on Neurodevelopment, Social Skills, Communication Skills, Quality of Life, Coordination, Agility, and Speed for Children with ASD” (Pilot Study).
Maria Elena Martinez, MPH, PhD, was one of 28 prominent scientists, physicians and patient advocates appointed to a blue ribbon panel that will advise the government on the newly-created National Cancer 'Moonshot' Initiative
Jose Ricardo Suárez, MPH, MD, PhD, received the First Annual Carmel Prize for Research Excellence awarded by the Western Societies of Medicine on January 29, 2016, in Carmel by the Sea, CA during the Western Regional Meeting.
Journal supplement focuses on aging in women Veterans - Findings based on long-term Women’s Health Initiative. Andrea LaCroix, PhD, Professor and Chief of Epidemiology and a senior Investigator at the WHI Clinical Coordinating Center, and Dr. Gayle Reiber, a senior career scientist at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System worked with 60 VA and non-VA researchers to compare health and mortality between Veterans and non-Veterans in the sample.
Kudos to the following Department faculty who were rated among San Diego County’s Top Docs by San Diego Magazine’s Physicians of Exceptional Excellence survey:
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Awards & Recognition
08/2015 Tyson Ikeda, MD
Elected to the Board of Governors of UC San Diego Health
07/2015 Michael Criqui, MD, MPH
2015 Eugene Braunwald Academic Mentorship Award
07/2015 Cedric Garland, MD, PhD
Knighthood in the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic
07/2015 Maria Rosario Araneta, PhD
Featured article in "The Best of Care" at the Diabetes Care Symposium of the American Diabetes Association
06/2015 Cheryl Anderson, PhD, MPH, MS
Member of the National 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee