Dr. O'Donnell and Dr. Dickerson Awarded Innovation Grant
At University of Chicago's 2017 Quality & Safety Symposium, Drs. O'Donnell and Dickerson were awarded the Innovations Grant for their project titled "Implementation of Point-of-Care Pharmacogenomic Decision Support in Postoperative Pain Management"!
Dr. Peter O'Donnell named Pre-Clinical Teacher of the Year
Dr. Peter O'Donnell, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Associate Director for Clinical Implementation of the Center for Personalized Therapeutics, was named Pre-Clinical Teacher of the Year at the 2017 Department of Medicine awards day.
Dr. Peter O'Donnell has been elected as an Alumni Honoree by Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Dr. Peter O'Donnell, Associate Director of the Center for Personalized Therapeutics, has been elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society as an Alumni Honoree for his outstanding leadership and accomplishments.
Ryan P. McKillip has been awarded the 2016 ASCPT Presidential Trainee Award for his work done on the 1200 Patients Project
Ryan P. McKillip, a second year medical student at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, has received the 2016 ASCPT Presidential Trainee Award for his work analyzing how pharmacogenomic information can impact the doctor-patient relationship. This research was completed as part of the 1200 Patients Project.
Dr. Tanima De is a recipient of the 2016 ASCPT Presidential Trainee Award for her work done in Dr. Minoli Perera's laboratory
Tanima De, PhD has been awarded the 2016 ASCPT Presidential Trainee award for her work on identifying the genetic determinants of hemorrhagic complications from warfarin in African Americans. To find out more about her research, view her video here.
Dr. Minoli Perera is a 2016 ASCPT Scientific Award recipient of the Leon I. Goldberg Early Investigator Award
Minoli Perera, PharmD, PhD has been awarded the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT) 2016 Leon I. Goldberg Early Investigator Award for her contributions to the field of clinical pharmacology
Pritzker medical student wins award for work done on the 1200 Patients Project
Pritzker medical student Nisha Wadhwa won a 2014 ASCPT Presidental Trainee Award at the annual ASCPT conference. Read the full post here
Dr. Michael Maitland wins prestigious award
Michael Maitland, M.D., Ph.D. has been selected as the 2012 ASCPT Leon I Goldberg Young Investigator Award by the members of the ASCPT Scientific Awards Selection Task Force. Dr. Maitland will be honored at the upcoming ASCPT Annual Meeting in March.
Mark Ratain, MD Named as Honorary Fellow by the American College of Clinical Pharmacology
Mark Ratain, MD, the Leon O. Jacobson Professor of Medicine, Chairman, Committee on Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacogenomics and Director of the Center for Personalized Therapeutics is the 2011 recipient of the American College of Clinical Pharmacology’s (ACCP) Honorary Fellow Award. This award recognizes Dr. Ratain’s expertise in the use of investigational agents for the treatment of advanced solid tumors. Dr.
Cancer specialist Mark Ratain receives prestigious award from leading oncology society
Mark Ratain, MD, the Leon O. Jacobson Professor of Medicine at the University of Chicago, has been awarded the Translational Research Professorship for 2011 by the American Society for Clinical Oncology's Conquer Cancer Foundation.
The award, according to the foundation, provides "flexible funding to outstanding translational researchers who have made, and are continuing to make, significant contributions that have changed the direction of cancer research and who provide mentorship to future translational researchers."