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2008 GME residency awards announced
Department of Emergency Medicine
Resident of the Year—Andrew
Platinum Podium Award—Diann
Golden Apple Award—Sam
Department of Internal Medicine
Intern of the Year—Courtney
Residents of the Year—Lucas
Blanton, M.D. and Brock Harper, M.D.,
Fellow of the Year—Jason
Attending of the Year—Adam
Division of the Year—General
100 Percent Grand Rounds
Attendance—Brandon Craft, M.D., Peter Netzler, M.D., B.J. Smith,
M.D., Laine Gawthrop, M.D.
Resident of the Year—Brandon Craft, M.D.
Resident of the Year—Jodi Goldsberry, M.D.
Department of Neurosciences,
Division of Neurology
J. Neil Marshall Student
Teaching Award—Ashok V. Patel, M.D., resident and Pierre Giglio,
Resident’s Excellence Award—David
Strickler, M.D., faculty teaching; David L. Bachman, M.D., faculty role
model of the year; Pierre Giglio, M.D., most compassionate faculty;
Jonathan Edwards, M.D., best new faculty; and Jenny Lee,
neurophysiology technician of the year.
Department of OB/GYN
Jay Marion Simms Award and
Competition Award—Derrick J. Barnes, M.D.
J. Richard Sosnowski Award
and Lawrence L. Hester Junior Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement—Jamie
Lynn Fulfer, M.D.
Prenatal Wellness Center
Award and Outstanding Medical Student Education Award—Robert M.
Women's Health Resarch
Foundation Award and Minimally Invasive Surgery Award—Melissa
Williams Pearce, M.D.
Center Stork Award given by the Reproductive Endocrinology and
Infertility Division and H. Oliver Williamson Award—Heidi
Michelle Sapp, M.D.
Department of Ophthalmology
Program Director’s Award—Justin
Annual Vallotton Award for
Best OKAP Scores—Rebecca Manning, M.D.
Annual Helma Award for
Best Resident Presentation—Justin Arbuckle, M.D.
The Pierre Gautier Jenkins
Award (favorite teacher for the year)—Esther Bowie, M.D. Ophthalmic Technician of the Year—Christine
Sharpe, M.D., and John Weaver, M.D., received plaques for exceptional
mentorship and patience.
Department of Pathology
House Staff Award for
Anatomic Pathology Faculty—Cynthia A. Welsh, M.D.
House Staff Award for
Clinical Pathology Faculty—Frederick S. Nolte, Ph.D.
Best Resident GME—Linsheng
Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Psychiatry, Child
and Adolescent Psychiatry
Teaching by a Resident in the Psychiatry Selective—Rabiya Hasan,
M.D., Golden Apple; Daniel Shaun Baer, M.D., Circle of Excellence
Award; and Kirk Allen Meekins, M.D., Circle of Excellence Award.
Teaching by a Resident in the Psychiatry Elective—
Rabiya Hasan, M.D., Circle of Excellence Award.
Department of General Surgery
Paul H. O’Brien, M.D.,
Resident Teaching Award—T. Karl Byrne, M.D.
Max S. Rittenbury, M.D.
Interns of the Year Award—Juozas A. Zavadzkas, M.D. and Craig L.
Student Award for
Excellence in Resident Teaching—Daniel J. Womac, M.D.
First Annual MUSC
Department of Surgery Resident Recognition Day Award—Craig Blum,
M.D., first place; Dennis Schimpf, M.D., second place and John Barbour,
M.D., third place.
Friday, July 4, 2008
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