Western University of Health Sciences Institute for Medical Educators Western University of Health Sciences
Institute for Medical Educators

Faculty Awards

Paul Aversano

Paul Aversano, DO

DO 2016 Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award, 2013


Edward Barnes, MD

Edward Barnes, MD

DO 2015 Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award, 2013


Jim Bell, EdD

Jim Bell, EdD

Unsung Hero Award, 2013


Benninger

Brion Benninger, PhD

Outstanding Basic Science/Anatomical Science
Faculty Member of the Year, 2013
Lifelong Learning Research Award, 2013
Lifelong Learning Teaching Innovation Award, 2013
DO 2016 Outstanding Basic Science Faculty Award, 2013
DO 2015 Outstanding Basic Science Faculty Award, 2013
DO 2015 Outstanding Clinical Faculty Member Award, 2012
COMP-Northwest Educational Scholar of the Year Award, 2012


Xiaoning Bi

Xiaoning Bi, PhD

Lifelong Learning Research Award, 2012, 2013


Philip Brownell

Philip Brownell, PhD

Outstanding Cross Campus Colleague Faculty Award, 2012
DO Class of 2015 Outstanding Basic Science Faculty Award, 2012, 2013


Alissa Craft, DO

Alissa Craft, DO

Outstanding Clinical Faculty Member of the Year Award, 2013
DO 2015 Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award, 2013


Alan Cundari

Alan Cundari, DO

Professionalism: Personal Responsibility/Accountability Award, 2013
Outstanding Community Service Award, 2013


Jeff Felton, PhD

Jeffrey Felton, PhD

Respect for Human Dignity Award, 2011


Duane Foley

Duane Foley, PhD

Unsung Hero Award, 2012


Marcel Fraix

Marcel Fraix, DO

DO Class of 2014 Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award, 2011
DO Class of 2015 Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award, 2012


Sandra Garner

Sandra Garner

Teamwork Award, 2012


Rebecca Giusti, DO

Rebecca Giusti, DO

Outstanding Community Service Award, 2011


James Martin

James Martin, Dr.Rer.Nat.

Unsung Hero Award, 2013


James May, PhD

James May, PhD

Lifelong Learning Teaching Innovation Award, 2012


Cyrus Parsa, DO

Cyrus Parsa, DO

DO 2016 Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award, 2013


Andrew Pumerantz, DO

Andrew Pumerantz, DO

Outstanding Cross Campus Colleague Faculty Award, 2012


David Redding, DO

David Redding, DO

Respect for Human Dignity Award, 2012


Elizabeth Rega, PhD

Elizabeth Rega, PhD

Outstanding Community Service Award, 2013


Marian Safaoui, MD

Marian Safaoui, MD

Respect for Human Dignity Award, 2013
Unsung Hero Award, 2011


Xiaoning Bi

Airani Sathananthan, MD

Teamwork Award, 2013


Beatrice Saviola, PhD

Beatrice Saviola, PhD

Personal & Professional Goal Achievement Award, 2013
Lifelong Learning in Research Award, 2011


Michael Seffinger, DO

Michael Seffinger, DO

Personal & Professional Goal Achievement Award, 2012


Michelle Steinauer

Michelle Steinauer, PhD

DO 2015 Outstanding Basic Science Faculty Award, 2013


Richard Sugerman, PhD

Richard Sugerman, PhD

Outstanding Community Service Award, 2012


Xiaoning Bi

Colleen Talbot, PhD

Student Focus Award, 2013


Gerald Thrush, PhD

Gerald Thrush, PhD

Student Focus Award, 2011, 2012
Teamwork Award, 2011
Lifelong Learning in Teaching Innovation Award, 2011, 2013
DO Class of 2014 Outstanding Basic Science Faculty Award, 2011
DO Class of 2015 Outstanding Basic Science Faculty Award, 2012
DO Class of 2016 Outstanding Basic Science Faculty Award, 2013


Dat Trinh, DO

Dat Trinh, DO

Professionalism – Personal Responsibility and Accountability Award, 2011, 2012


Vishwanath Venketaraman

Vishwanath Venketaraman, PhD

DO 2015 Outstanding Basic Science Faculty Award, 2013


Stephanie White, DO

Stephanie White, DO

Personal and Professional Goal Achievement Award, 2011


Stanley Wong, PhD

Stanley Wong, PhD

Outstanding Community Service Award, 2013