In 2014, Dean Larsen convened the Emory Medicine Recognitions Committee to expand and consolidate the awards and recognitions program as well as to track national award opportunities and coordinate the nomination process. The 3rd Annual Celebration of Faculty Excellence Ceremony and Reception was held on December 1, 2016 and honored over 250 faculty members throughout the School of Medicine. Faculty were recognized for 2016 senior promotions, outstanding clinical service as well as awards and accomplishments on the regional, national and international levels. Congratulations!
The Dean's Distinguished Faculty Lecture and Award is among the most prestigious and celebratory honors that the School of Medicine can bestow on a faculty member.
2016 Awardee: Richard W. Compans, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
The Evangeline Papageorge Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes excellence in the teaching of medical education and honors the legacy of Dr. Evangeline Papageorge 29G 37M. This award has become one of the most prestigious awards presented by the School of Medicine or Emory University.
2016 Awardee: Dr. Stacy Higgins
Recipients are nominated by colleagues and students and chosen by the Teaching Awards Committee for their dedication to medical student teaching and their many contributions as course directors and mentors.
Sierra Beck, MD
Martha Burdette, BA, MA, PhD
Edward Morgan, PhD
Mark Mullins, MD
Gaurav Patel, MD
Jeffrey Rakofsky, MD
Eva Rimler, MD
Phillip Rogers, MD
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2014 Recipient: Carter Smith, Jr., MD
2014 Recipient: Leigh R. Hochberg, MD, PhD
2014 Recipient: Thomas E. Whitesides, Jr., MD
The MilliPub Club honors and recognizes current Emory faculty who have published one or more individual papers throughout their careers that have each garnered more than 1000 citations. Such a paper is commonly considered a “citation classic” and represents high impact scholarship.
Rafi Ahmed, PhD
Subra Kugathasan, MD
Angel Leon, MD
John Merlino, MD
Andrew Miller, MD
Paul Plotsky, PhD
Susan Ray, MD
Raymond Schinazi, PhD
Jonathan Sevransky, MD
Dong Moon Shin, MD
Nanette Wenger, MD
Jon Willie, MD, PhD
William Wood, MD
Chunhui Xu, PhD
The Emory 1% Club honors and recognizes faculty who have received a 1% on an NIH grant.
Gary Bassell, PhD
Christopher Flowers, MD
Krish Sathian, MD, PhD
Periasamy Selvaraj, PhD
Miriam Vos, MD
Through their research innovations and scientific discoveries, Emory University School of Medicine faculty have profoundly transformed the understanding and practice of medicine across the world. These faculty embody an Emory tradition of service and excellence.
Raul Andero Gali
This award recognizes graduate faculty who demonstrate excellence in mentoring, advising and nurturing the careers of younger trainees or colleagues.
2013 Awardee: Dr. Lawrence Boise