Dr. Akbar Waljee receives the 2019 MICHR Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award
MICHR annually selects several faculty members who contribute enormously to the research environment at U-M to be honored with the Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award. Out of a competitive field of remarkable and generous research leaders, MICHR selects individuals who meet the highest standard for clinical and translational research mentorship. The pool of nominees represents a diverse group of U-M schools, including Dentistry, Engineering, Institute for Social Research, Literature, Science & the Arts, Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health.
Akbar Karim Waljee, M.D., M.Sc., associate professor of gastroenterology at the U-M Medical School and a member of the Michigan Center for Health Analytics and Medical Prediction (MiCHAMP), the U-M Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation (IHPI) and the VA Center for Clinical Management Research, recently earned the 2019 MICHR Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award.
Congratulations, Dr. Waljee, on this incredible achievement!