We wanted to share with you an article that was published on CNN today, which features Dr. Strathdee's
family story and IPATH's work to advance phage therapy at UCSD. The link to the article is included below. Thank you! Click here for article
We would like to congratulate Dr. Darcy Wooten
on being selected as IDSA Featured Educator for April 2022! The Medical Education Community of Practice seeks to highlight the innovative work of medical educators in infectious diseases. To read more about this great achievement, please visit this page
. Congratulations on your amazing educational efforts.
Congratulations to Dr. Laramie Smith
on receiving the "Women of the district" from California’s 39th Senate District. The community nominated female leaders in the 39th Senate District. To read more about this great achievement, please visit this page
We would like to congratulate Dr. Lara Marquez
on receiving the 2021 Chancellor's Dissertation Medal. Dr. Lara Marquez is a newly graduated PhD student and current GPH T32 postdoc. Congratulations to Dr. Lara Marquez and kudos to her mentor, Dr. Natasha Martin
We would like to highlight a rising star, Manar Alkuzweny! Manar is currently an undergraduate student, mentored by Dr. Sanjay Mehta
. As an undergraduate, Manar already has two publications and a poster presentation that was presented at the COVID-19 Dynamics & Evolution Meeting. A link to the presentation can be found here
. Congratulations on your stellar productivity!
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Darcy Wooten
is the recipient of a Medicine 401 Excellence in Teaching Award!
This award is given in recognition of outstanding attendings and residents who display exemplary dedication, support, and commitment to educating our third year medical students.
Congratulations to Dr. Sara Gianella Weibel for receiving the Avenir Award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse! This award is granted to early stage investigators who propose highly innovative studies. To read more about this award and Dr. Gianella Weibel's achievement, please click here.
We would like to congratulate Dr. Steffanie Strathdee for receiving two awards for an article that was written by Dr. Steffanie Strathdee, Mary Hellyar, Judy Davidson, and Carie Montesa. To access the publication, please click on this link.
Maggie Awards (http://maggieawards.com/2020-maggie-awards-finalists/)
AWARD OF EXCELLENCE; Category: Best Feature Article (Circulation over 50,000/Trade); "Power of Family Engagement in Rounds," October 2019 issue
APEX Awards (https://www.apexawards.com/)
AWARD OF EXCELLENCE; Category: Feature Writing; "The Power of Family Engagement in Rounds: An Exemplar With Global Outcomes," October 2019 issue