Chapter awardees

In recognition of their outstanding service, these exceptional individuals received chapter awards in the winter of 2016.


Chapters honor Members, Fellows, and Masters of ACP who have demonstrated by their example and conduct an abiding commitment to excellence in medical care, education, research, or service to their community, their chapter, and ACP. Awardees have a long history of excellence and peer approval in the specialty of Internal Medicine. In recognition of their outstanding service, these exceptional individuals received chapter awards in the winter of 2016.

Arizona

Helene Labonte, DO, FACP, Laureate Award

William S. Nevin, MD, FACP, Volunteerism & Community Service Award

Donna M. Holland, MD, FACP, Educator of the Year

Gabrielle Ochoa, MD, Internist of the Year

Anita C. Murcko, MD, FACP, Leader of the Year

Sherman Mitchell Harman, MD, Researcher of the Year

Emily Mallin, MD, FACP, Hospitalist of the Year

Hamed Abbaszadegan, MD, FACP, Early Career Physician of the Year

Katie Murphy, MBBCh, Resident/Fellow of the Year

Jessica August, MD, Resident/Fellow of the Year

Katherine Marsh, Medical Student of the Year

Dustin McCurry, Medical Student of the Year

California Northern

John E. Tysell, Jr., MD, FACP, Lifetime Achievement Award

Bruce E. Kessler, MD, FACP, Lifetime Achievement Award

Angie Hood-Medland, MD, Resident Leadership & Recognition Award

Paul B. Aronowitz, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Tim W. Grennan, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Colorado

Allan V. Prochazka, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Mary Elizabeth Anderson, MD, FACP, Colorado Early Career Physicians Award

Delaware

Patricia M. Curtin, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Jennifer M. LeComte, DO, FACP, Leonard P. Lang Award

Erin Meyer, DO, FACP, Hospitalist Award

District of Columbia

Przemyslaw Hirszel, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

A. Kaldun Nossuli, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Andrew F. Shorr, MD, Sol Katz Teaching Award

Ross Fletcher, MD, Walter Lester Henry Jr. Award for Lifetime Excellence in Teaching

Victor F. Scott, MD, MACP, Walter Lester Henry Jr. Award for Lifetime Excellence in Teaching

Shelly McDonald-Pinkett, MD, FACP, Volunteerism and Community Service Award

Joan B. Ritter, MD, FACP, Volunteerism and Community Service Award

George K. Philips, MBBS, FACP, Chapter Leadership Award

Marc Siegel, MD, Sol Katz Teaching Award

Florida

Cynthia Miller, MD, FACP, Adult Immunization Champion Award

Karen Echeverria-Beltran, MD, FACP, Community Based Teacher of the Year Award

Cuc Mai, MD, FACP, Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award

Benjamin Mena, MD, Volunteerism and Community Service Award

Ankush K. Bansal, MD, FACP, Internist of the Year Award

Yank D. Coble, MD, MACP, Laureate Award

Illinois Northern

Catherine Cheng, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Illinois Southern

Rajesh Govindaiah, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Jennie Hsu-Lumetta MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Gregory L. Damhorst, Volunteering & Community Service Award

Indiana

Ahdy W. Helmy, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Maryland

Eric B. Bass, MD, MPH, FACP, Theodore E. Woodward Award

Edward T. Souweine, MD, Samuel Asper Award

Stephen N. Davis, MD, MACP, Mary Betty Stevens Award

Ada U. Offurum, MD, FACP, Outstanding Hospitalist Award

Eskandar A. Yazaji, MD, FACP, Early Career Physician Award

Janaki Deepak, MBBS, FACP, Governor's Service Award

Joshua Prudent, Philip Mackowiak Student Award

Massachusetts

Stuart B. Mushlin, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Mark Arun Abel, MBBCh, Resident Leadership Award

Aswanth Reddy, MD, Resident Leadership Award

Aravind Ajakumar Menon, MD, Resident Leadership Award

Ebrahim Barkoudah, MD, FACP, Young Leadership Award

Nii A. Tetteh, MD, FACP, Young Leadership Award

Stephen G. Pauker, MD, MACP, Distinguished Service Award

Nevada

Jennifer Hagen, MD, FACP, Women Physician of the Year

Kirk Bronander, MD, FACP, Teacher of the Year

Ellen Cosgrove, MD, FACP, Chapter Service Award

Warren Evins, MD, PhD, FACP, Laurate Award

New Mexico

Eileen D. Barrett, MD, FACP, Early Career Physician Leadership Award

Louise M. Abel, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Keshab Paudel, MD, FACP, Community Service & Volunteerism Award

Lynn Bickley, MD, FACP, Excellence in Teaching Award

Robert B. White, MD, Community Mentorship Award

North Carolina

Michael Towarnicky, MD, Laureate Award

Muhammad Hayat Syed, MD, FACP, Volunteerism Award

John Emery, Jr., MD, FACP, Community Service Award

Ontario

Gordon Guyatt, MD, FACP, Laureate Award for Research Excellence

Ameen Patel, MD, FACP, Laureate Award for Distinguished Service

Oregon

Richard Wernick, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Jack McAnulty, MD, Howard P. Lewis Distinguished Service Award

Imran Mohamedy, MBBS, FACP, Howard P. Lewis Distinguished Teaching Award

Avital Y. O’ Glasser, MD, FACP, Outstanding Early Career Physician Award

Stephanie Halvorson, MD, FACP, Outstanding Early Career Physician Award

Pennsylvania Eastern

Francis A. Salerno, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

A. Rashid Mahkdomi, MD, FACP, Clinical Practice Award

John A. King, MD, Special Recognition Award

Susan M. Baroody, DO, John Derrickson Early Career Physician Service Excellence

Pennsylvania Western

Ibrahim Ghobrial, MBBcH, FACP, MRCP, Laureate Award

Frederick R. DeRubertis, Jr., MD, FACP, Clinical Practice Award

Pennsylvania Southeastern

Christine Laine, MD, MPH, FACP, Laureate Award

Andrew B. Ulichney, MD, Clinical Practice Award

Allison H. Ferris, MD, FACP, Special Recognition Award

Narendra Desai, MD, Herbert S. Waxman Award

Charles Cutler, MD, MACP, Pressman Award

Emily Stewart, MD, FACP, John Derrickson Early Career Physician Service Excellence

Tennessee

Daphne M. Norwood, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Texas

Thomas Das, Andy Diehl On Being a Doctor Award

Julie Stephen, MD, MBA, FACP, Early Career Physician Award

Margaret Hayden, MD, FACP, GIMSPP Decade of Service Awardee

Michael S. Marshall MD, FAAP, FACP, GIMSPP Decade of Service Awardee

William H. Pieratt DO, FACP, GIMSPP Decade of Service Awardee

Aaron Samsula MD, FACP, GIMSPP Decade of Service Awardee

Allan Rowan Kelly, MD, FACP, GIMSPP Emerald Awardee

William Mania MD, FACP, GIMSPP Emerald Awardee

Louis Torres, Jr., MD, FACP, GIMSPP Emerald Awardee

Larry A. Warmoth MD, FACP, GIMSPP Emerald Awardee

Roger Khetan, MD, FACP, TXACP Services Snyder/Chumley Advocate of the Year Award

Jim Sawyer, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Robert Jackson, MD, MACP, Laureate Award

U.S. Army

2nd Lt. Timothy Hunter, Greg Argyros Outstanding Achievement Award

Maj. Nathalie Paolino, FACP, Colonel Robert H. Moser Award

Lt. Col. (P) David G. Bell, FACP, Master Teacher Award

Lt. Col. (P) Andrew P. Cap, FACP, William Crosby Superiority in Research Award

Lt. Col. Ramey L. Wilson, FACP, Excellence in Operational Medicine Award

U.S. Air Force

Capt. Michael Gonzales, MD, Grollman Award

U.S. Navy

Capt. Mark L. Dick, MD, FACP, Laureate Award

Thakorbhai G. Patel, MD, MACP, Volunteerism and Community Service Award

Capt. John S. Parrish, MD, FACP, Master Teacher Award

Lt. Jonathan M. Sardina, DO, Sparks Award

Lt. James R. Ripple, MD, Young Leader Award

Washington

Emily Savage, MD, FACP, Internist of the Year

Tara Nysoe, MD, FACP, Golden Apple Award

Steven Weinberger, MD, Golden Apple Award

Emily Bulley, Student Of the Year Award

Paul A. Smith, MD, MACP, Laureate Award