MICHR Recognizes Outstanding Mentors With New Award

3/26/2012

The Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research (MICHR) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2012 MICHR Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award. The award was established this year in order to recognize and honor the efforts and accomplishments of faculty who demonstrate consistent, high quality research and career mentoring in areas of clinical & translational health and research.

Eight awardees were selected from a wide field of highly qualified nominees.

A special award, the 2012 MICHR Lifetime Achievement Award for Mentoring in Clinical and Translational Research, was presented to David E. Schteingart, MD, Professor Emeritus of Internal Medicine, Medical School. Dr. Schteingart (right, with award presenter Charles Burant, MD) mentored more than 100 people during his long and distinguished career at U-M.

Winners of the 2012 MICHR Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award

Frederic C. Blow, PhD, Professor and Research Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Medical School; Research Associate Professor, UMTRI; and Adjunct Professor of Psychology, College of LS&A

Dean E. Brenner, MD, Kutsche Memorial Chair of Internal Medicine, Professor of Internal Medicine, and Professor of Pharmacology, Medical School

Thomas E. Carey, PhD, Donald A. Kerr Endowed Collegiate Professor, Distinguished Senior Research Scientist, Kresge Hearing Research Institute; Professor of Otorhinolaryngology; and Professor of Pharmacology, Medical School

Ruth C. Carlos, MD, Professor of Radiology, Medical School

Daniel J. Clauw, MD, Professor of Internal Medicine, Professor of Anesthesiology, and Professor of Psychiatry, Medical School

Matthew M. Davis, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical School; and Associate Professor of Public Policy, School of Public Policy

Vicki L. Ellingrod, PharmD, Associate Professor of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, and Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Medical School

Anna S. Lok, MBBS, Alice Lohrman Andrews Research Professor of Gastroenterology and Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical School 

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