KARL BLUME, professor of medicine, emeritus, has been selected by the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (EBMT) for an award and honorary membership for his outstanding activities and contributions to stem cell transplantation and to education.[>>]
MICHAEL FEDERLE, associate chair for education and professor of radiology, was recently honored with the 2010 Society of Gastrointestinal Radiologists (SGR) Walter B. Cannon Medal Award, which is bestowed annually upon a distinguished gastrointestinal radiologist. Federle received this accolade — for sustained career achievement — at the 2010 Abdominal Radiology Course (ARC) Meeting in Orlando, Florida, in February.[>>]
MARY K GOLDSTEIN, professor of medicine, has been named the recipient of the 2010 Under Secretary’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Health Services Research, the highest honor for a VA health services researcher. [>>]
THOMAS RAFFIN, the Colleen and Robert Haas Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary Medicine), Emeritus, and DAVID MAGNUS, professor of pediatrics (bioethics), shared an honor on April 15, thanks to the generosity of the Haas family. [>>] In 1999 Raffin was named to the Haas Professorship with the recognition that, when he became emeritus, the professorship would be named in his honor, leaving an opening for Magnus to become the first incumbent of the Thomas A Raffin Professorship in Bioethics.
MICHAEL LONGAKER, professor of surgery (plastic/ reconstruction) was named the first recipient of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons Basic Science/ Translational Researcher of the Year Award. In March, he also delivered the Joseph E. Murray Lecture at the 89th meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons in San Antonio, TX.[>>]
APPOINTMENTS & PROMOTIONS
MARILYN WEST BUTLER has been promoted to clinical professor of surgery.
ANGELA E. CHEN has been appointed clinical assistant professor (affiliated) of surgery.
ODETTE HARRIS has been appointed associate professor of neurosurgery.
BRENDA GOLIANU has been promoted to associate professor of anesthesia.
BILLY W. LOO has been appointed assistant professor of radiation oncology.
JOHN D. LOUIE has been promoted to clinical assistant professor of radiology.
ARNOLD MILSTEIN has been appointed professor of medicine.
JEAN-MARC OLIVOT has been promoted to clinical assistant professor of neurology and neurological sciences.
AKSHAT SHAH has been appointed clinical assistant professor (affiliated) of orthopaedic surgery.
CORNELIA M. WEYAND has been appointed professor of medicine.
—Courtesy Stanford Medical School
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