Nineteen for ’19: Medical School faculty and staff honored with Dean’s Awards

September 5, 2019  //  FOUND IN: Our Employees

The Dean’s Awards Program recognizes U-M Medical School faculty and staff who demonstrate exceptional accomplishment in the areas of teaching, research, clinical care, community service, innovation and administration.

Nineteen recipients have been selected for 2019. They will be honored Nov. 13 at the annual Dean’s Awards Dinner.

Congratulations to the following honorees!

2019 Dean’s Awards for Faculty

Basic Science Research Award

Kathleen R. Cho, M.D., Peter A. Ward Professor of Pathology; professor of internal medicine and pathology

Kathleen L. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., professor of internal medicine and microbiology and immunology

Clinical and Health Services Research Award

Devin L. Brown, M.D., M.S., professor of neurology

MeiLan K. Han, M.D., M.S., professor of internal medicine

Distinguished Faculty Lectureship Award in Biomedical Research

John V. Moran, Ph.D., Gilbert S. Omenn Collegiate Professor of Human Genetics; professor of internal medicine and human genetics

Global Community Service Award

Lee F. Schroeder, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of pathology

Innovation and Commercialization Award

William D. Chey, M.D., Timothy T. Nostrant, M.D., Collegiate Professor of Gastroenterology; professor of internal medicine

Jonathan L. Eliason, M.D., S. Martin Lindenauer Collegiate Professor of Vascular Surgery; professor of surgery

Kaiser Permanente Awards for Excellence in Teaching

Madelyn Lew, M.D. (pre-clinical), assistant professor of pathology

Michael P. Lukela, M.D. (clinical), associate professor of internal medicine and pediatrics

Lifetime Achievement Award in Clinical Care

Mark D. Pearlman, M.D., S. Jan Behrman Collegiate Professor of Reproductive Medicine; professor of obstetrics and gynecology and surgery

Lifetime Achievement Award in Medical Education

R. Van Harrison, Ph.D., professor of learning health sciences

Ronald J. Koenig, M.D., Ph.D., professor of internal medicine

Outstanding Clinician Award

Franz M. Jaggi, D.O., assistant professor of emergency medicine

John C. Magee, M.D., Jeremiah and Claire Turcotte Professor of Transplantation Surgery; professor of internal medicine, pediatrics and surgery

Elisa A. Ostafin, M.D., assistant professor of internal medicine

2019 Dean’s Awards for Staff

Administrator of the Year Award

Steve Maxwell, chief administrator, Department of Emergency Medicine

Professional Staff of the Year Award

Gloria J. Harrington, MBA, research operations manager, Department of Psychiatry

Support Staff of the Year Award

Donna M. Donato, global ophthalmology program coordinator, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences