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 Residency Awards

 

 Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award

Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award

The mission of the Gold Humanism Honor Society, established in 2001-2002 by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Board of Trustees, is to recognize individuals who are exemplars of humanistic patient care and who can serve as role models in medicine. The power of the Society brings them together to sustain their own humanism and to inspire and nurture humanism in others.

​2017 ​Justin Persson, M.D.
​2014 ​David Case, M.D.
Mario Cerdan-Trevino, M.D.
Taylor Finseth, M.D.
Cliff Hampton, M.D.
Kimberly Horiuchi, M.D.
​2013 ​Angel Pulido, M.D.
​2012 ​Charles Braun, M.D.
​2011 ​Teri Schreiner, M.D., M.P.H.
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 Joel A. Callahan Professionalism Award

Joel A. Callahan Professionalism Award

 

​2018-2019 ​Ian McGuinness, M.D.
​2017-2018 ​Zachary Wilson, D.O.
​2016-2017 ​Samuel DeStefano, M.D.
​2013-2014 ​Taylor Finseth, M.D.
​2009-2010 ​Matthew West, M.D.

 

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 Faculty Medical Student Teaching Appreciation Award

Faculty Medical Student Teaching Appreciation Award

 

​2018-2019 Robert Pratt, M.D.
​​2017-2018 ​Karen Orjuela, M.D.
​2016-2017 ​Dana Coutts, N.P.
​2015-2016 ​Brian Berman, M.D., M.S.
​2014-2015 ​Pearce Korb, M.D.
​2012-2013 ​Alan Seay, M.D.
Jennifer Simpson, M.D.
​2011-2012 ​Ed Maa, M.D.

 

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 Faculty Resident Teaching Appreciation Award

Faculty Resident Teaching Appreciation Award

The graduating Residents present this award in appreciation of teaching excellence by a Department of Neurology faculty member.

2018-2019 ​Karen Orjuela, M.D.
​2017-2018 ​Paul Johnson, M.D.
​2016-2017 ​Richard Hughes, M.D.
Robert Pratt, M.D.
​2015-2016 ​Cornelia Drees, M.D.
​2014-2015 ​Pearce Korb, M.D.
​2013-2014 ​Matthew West, M.D.
​2011-2012 ​Jennifer Simpson, M.D.
Mathew West, M.D.
​2010-2011 ​Al Anderson, M.D.

 

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 Resident Extra Mile Award

Resident Extra Mile Award

​2018-2019 ​Caroline Goldin, M.D.
2017-2018 ​Emily Forbes, D.O.
​2016-2017 ​Katie Rosell, M.D.
​2015-2016 Cameron Ludt, D.O.
​2014-2015 ​Cliff Hampton, M.D.
​2013-2014 ​Alexander Mohler, M.D.
​2012-2013 ​Kimberly Horiuchi, M.D.
​2011-2012 ​Danielle McDermott, M.D.
Wesley Reynolds, M.D.
​2010-2011 Adam Graham, M.D.
​2009-2010 ​Kathyrn Polovitz, M.D.
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 Resident Medical Student Teaching Appreciation Award

​Resident Medical Student Teaching Appreciation Award

 

2018-2019 Elizabeth Troy, M.D.
​2017-2018 ​Emily Forbes, D.O.
​2016-2017 ​Samuel DeStefano, M.D.
​2015-2016 ​Trevor Hawkins, M.D.
​2014-2015 ​Michael Persenaire, M.D.
​2012-2013 ​Haley Burke, M.D.
Cliff Hampton, M.D.

 

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 Senior Resident Research Award

​Senior Resident Research Award

 

2018-2019 ​Alexandra Atwood, M.D.
​2017-2018 ​Isaiah Kletenik, M.D.
​2016-2017 Asher Jones, M.D.
​2015-2016 ​Trevor Hawkins, M.D.
​2014-2015 ​Michelle Leppert, M.D., M.B.A.
​2013-2014 ​Peter Andreas Michas-Martin, M.D.
​2012-2013 ​Charles Braun, M.D.
Drew Kern, M.D., M.S.
​2011-2012 ​Peter Bergman, M.D.

 

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 Steven P. Ringel Quality Improvement Award

​Steven P. Ringel Quality Improvement Award


Stephen P. Ringel, M.D.
Department of Neurology: 1976-2017

Stephen P. Ringel, MD, earned his M.D. from the University of Michigan, and completed his Neurology Residency from Presbyterian-St. Luke's Hospital in Chicago and a postdoctoral fellowship with the NIH. He joined the Department of Neurology as Assistant Professor and Director of the Section of Neuromuscular Diseases in 1976. He has served as a past president of the American Academy of Neurology, and was a Founding Editor of Current Treatment in Neurology, Founding Associate Editor-in-Chief and Editor-in-Chief of Neurology Today, and Associate Editor of Neuromuscular Disorders. Dr. Ringel served as president of the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) Medical Board and was the Hospital’s Vice President of Clinical Effectiveness and Patient Safety. He was named Professor Emeritus upon his retirement as Professor and Vice Chair of Neurology in 2017.

Inaugurated in 2016, the Steven P. Ringel Quality Improvement Award is presented to a senior Resident whose work exemplifies Dr. Ringel’s career-long commitment to quality improvement and patient safety.

2018-2019 ​Zachary Macchi, M.D.
​2017-2018 ​Brandon Pope, M.D.
​2016-2017 ​Katie Rosell, M.D.
​2015-2016 ​Stacy Dixon, M.D., Ph.D.
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