Internal Medicine Residency Awards

August 4, 2022

Check out the awards given out at the inaugural Internal Medicine Residency Graduation!

Faculty Awards 

Outstanding Research Mentor – Dr. Gagan Kumar 

Outstanding Inpatient Faculty Member – Dr. Franklin Fontem 

Outstanding Ambulatory Faculty member – Drs. Idopise Umana and Bradley Pierce 

Outstanding Subspecialty Faculty Member – Dr. Evegenia Korytnaya 

Teacher of the Year – Dr. Matthew Newcomb 

Resident Awards

Community Service Award – Dr. Martin Herrera 

Humanism Award for Compassionate Care – Dr. Martin Herrera 

Intern of the Year – Dr. Ruben Ruiz Vega 

Outstanding Achievement in Ambulatory Care – Dr. Aman Kapoor 

Outstanding Achievement in Ambulatory Care – Dr. Shivang Danak 

Outstanding Achievement in Inpatient Care – Dr. Tariq Odeh 

Outstanding Achievement in Research – Dr. Young Min Cho 

Outstanding Achievement in Teaching – Dr. Tariq Odeh 

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