Elizabeth Hutton, MD, assistant professor of medicine and pediatrics, has been recognized with Boston University School of Medicine's (BUSM) highest teaching honor, the Stanley L. Robbins Award for Excellence in Teaching.
IOF has announced that the first FLS to be established in New Zealand, the Waitematā District Health Board FLS, has earned Gold Standard recognition from the Capture The Fracture® program. The recognition is based on the 13 standards of the internationally recognized Capture the Fracture® Best Practice Framework and assessment of the FLS' service level in five domains: in-patient fractures, outpatient fractures, vertebral fractures and organisational characteristics.
Vice President for Research Distinguished Professor Sang Yup Lee was elected as a foreign member of the Royal Society in the UK. Professor Lee and Professor V. Narry Kim from Seoul National University are the first foreign members ever elected from Korea.
Letizia Jaccheri has won a Norwegian award recognizing her efforts to bring more women into the tech industry. She's been instrumental in helping increase the number of women in leadership positions at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), where she herself is a professor of computer science.
Susan L. Brantley, distinguished professor of geosciences and director of the Earth Environmental Systems Institute at Penn State, has been elected a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The 2021 class of members contains 252 new members who join the more than 13,500 members who have been elected since the Academy was founded in 1780 by the country's founders.
Scientists at PPPL have received three awards from NASA totaling over $2 million to conduct research that could help predict the potentially damaging effects of blasts of subatomic particles from the sun.
Sergei Kalinin, a scientist and inventor at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has been elected a Fellow of the Microscopy Society of America professional society.
Five prizes were awarded in the fourth annual Ethics Cartooning Competition, addressing the social impacts of scientific research, like issues on public health and communication during the COVID-19 pandemic.
For his work to improve patient care and develop new therapies for mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), the Lymphoma Research Foundation has honored UVA Health's Michael E. Williams, MD, with the Mantle Cell Lymphoma Leadership Award.
The International Osteoporosis Foundation is delighted to announce that the European Calcified Tissue Society (ECTS) has presented the prestigious 2021 ECTS Steven Boonen Clinical Research Award to its President, Professor Cyrus Cooper.