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Genetics and Metabolism - Awards and Honors


 

Laurie E. Bernstein, MS, RD, FADA

  • Member, Culinary Nutrition Advisory Board, Johnson and Wales University, 2006-present
  • Member, Society of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, 2000-present
  • Founding Member, Genetic Metabolic Dietitians International, 2005-present
  • Membership and Nominating Committee, National PKU Alliance, 2008-present

Ellen Roy Elias, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2011-2014
  • Abstract Best in Show Award, American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 2012

Renata Gallagher, MD, PhD

  • Best Doctors in America, 2009-present

Katheleen Gardiner, PhD

  • Member, Science, Research and Practice Advisory Board, Down Syndrome Educational Trust, 2007-present
  • Chair, Molecular Neurogenetics Study Section, NIH, 2010-2012

David K. Manchester, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2008-2014
  • Career Teaching Scholar Award, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2012

Karl Pfenninger, MD, PhD

  • Honorary Member, Argentine Society for Research in Neuroscience, 2012-present

John R. Sladek, Jr., PhD

  • Section Editor, Neuroscience and Tissue Engineering, Cell Transplantation: The Regenerative Medicine Journal, 2008-present
  • Member, President's Review Panel, University of Colorado, Boettcher Foundation, Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Awards, 2010-2012
  • Member, Boettcher Scholar Awards Review Committee, 2010-2013
  • Chair, Webb Waring Small Institution Review Committee, 2013
  • Keynote Speaker, 20th Annual Meeting, American Society for Neural Therapy and Repair, Clearwater, Florida, 2013
  • Keynote Speaker, 13th International Meeting for Neural Therapy and Repair, Cardiff, Wales, 2013
  • President, Rocky Mountain Region Neuroscience Group Chapter, Society for Neuroscience, 2012-present
  • Member, NIH ZNS1 SRB-B (38) P30/R24 Study Section, NIH, 2013

Richard Spritz, MD

  • Honorary Professor, Anhui Medical University, China, 2012

Janet Thomas, MD

  • Outstanding Service Award, Children's Hospital Colorado, 2012

Johan L. Van Hove, MD, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Journal of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, 2004-present
  • Board of Directors, Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders, 2007-present

Carol S. Walton, MS, CGC

  • Vice President, Association of Genetic Counseling Program Directors, 2011-2012
  • Teaching Scholars Program, CU School of Medicine, 2011-2012

Laurie E. Bernstein, MS, RD, FADA

  • Member, Culinary Nutrition Advisory Board, Johnson and Wales University, 2005-present

Ellen Roy Elias, MD

  • Member, Autism Subcommittee, AAP, 2010-2011
  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2011-2012
  • Clinical Teaching Award, Class of 2014, Department of Pediatrics, CU School of Medicine, 2011

Cynthia Freehauf, MS

  • NIH-hosted workshop on Nutrition and Dietary Supplement Interventions for Inborn Errors in Metabolism, Society of Inherited Metabolic Diseases Board of Directors, 2011

Renata Gallagher, MD, PhD

  • Invited Speaker, Medical Genetics Grand Rounds, Stanford University, 2011
  • Invited Lecturer, North American Metabolic Academy, Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders, 2011
  • Secretary, Faculty Senate, CU School of Medicine, 2011
  • Best Doctors in America, 2009-present
  • Travel Award, 2012 Annual SIMD Meeting, National Urea Cycle Disorder Family Foundation, 2011

Katheleen Gardiner, PhD

  • Invited Speaker, "The Genetics of Intellectual Disability" Conference, Fondation Jerome Lejeune, Paris, France, 2011
  • Member, Science, Research and Practice Advisory Board, Down Syndrome Educational Trust, 2007-present
  • Chair, Molecular Neurogenetics Study Section, NIH, 2010-present

Stephen Goodman, MD

  • Distinguished Professor, University of Colorado, 2011

Jan P. Kraus, PhD

  • Chair a Session, Society of Inherited Metabolic Disease Meeting, 2011
  • Invited Lecturer, International Symposium on Cytochrom P450 Biochemistry, Manchester, United Kingdom, 2011

David K. Manchester, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2008-2012

Edward R. McCabe, MD, PhD

  • Keynote Address Speaker, 15th Annual Department of Paeditraics Laboratory Medicine Lectureship and 9th Lawrence E. Becker Symposium, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, 2011
  • Theodore D. Tjossem Research Award, National Down Syndrome Congress, 2011

Linda L. McCabe, PhD

  • Theodore D. Tjossem Research Award on behalf of the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome, National Down Syndrome Congress, 2011

John R. Sladek, Jr., PhD

  • Section Editor, Neuroscience and Tissue Engineering, Cell Transplantation: The Regenerative Medicine Journal, 2008-present
  • Chair, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine Grants Working Group, 2010-2016
  • Member, President's Review Panel, University of Colorado, Boettcher Foundation, Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Awards, 2010-2012

Elaine B. Spector, PhD

  • Secretary, American College of Medical Genetics, 2007-2011

Richard Spritz, MD

  • Seiji Memorial Lectureship, International Federation of Pigment Cell Societies, 2011

Johan L. Van Hove, MD, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Journal of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, 2004-present
  • Board of Directors, Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders, 2007-present
  • Member, Advisory Board for Mountain States Genetics Regional Collaborative Center, 2008-2011

Carol S. Walton, MS, CGC

  • Vice President, Association of Genetic Counseling Program Directors, 2011-2012
  • Teaching Scholars Program, CU School of Medicine, 2011-2012

Laurie E. Bernstein, MS, RD, FADA

  • Member, Culinary Nutrition Advisory Board, Johnson and Wales University, 2005-present

Ellen Roy Elias, MD

  • Favorite Clinical Correlate Award, First and Second-year Medical Students, UCSOM, 2011
  • Citation for seven years of service, Committee on Children with Disabilities (COCWD), AAP, 2010
  • Member, Autism Subcommittee, AAP, 2010-2011
  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2011-2012

Katheleen Gardiner, PhD

  • Chair, MNG Study Section, NIH, 2010
  • Invited Speaker, Annual Meeting, Society for Neuroscience, 2010
  • Invited Speaker, "The Genetics of Intellectual Disability" Conference, Fondation Jerome Lejeune, Paris, France, 2011
  • Member, Science, Research and Practice Advisory Board, Down Syndrome Educational Trust, 2007-present
  • Chair, Molecular Neurogenetics Study Section, NIH, 2010-present

Stephen I. Goodman, MD

  • Distinguished Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2011

Jan P. Kraus, PhD

  • Chair, Session, Society of Inherited Metabolic Disease Meeting, 2011
  • Invited Lecturer, International Symposium on Cytochrom P450 Biochemistry, Manchester, United Kingdom, 2011

Paul S. MacLean, PhD

  • Board Member, Organizing Committee, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Summer Research Conference on Obesity, 2010-2012

David K. Manchester, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2008-2012

John R. Sladek, Jr., PhD

  • Section Editor, Neuroscience and Tissue Engineering, Cell Transplantation: The Regenerative Medicine Journal, 2008-present
  • Chair, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine Grants Working Group, 2010-2016
  • Member, President's Review Panel, University of Colorado, Boettcher Foundation, Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Awards, 2010-2012

Elaine B. Spector, PhD

  • Secretary, American College of Medical Genetics, 2007-present

Richard Spritz, MD

  • Seiji Memorial Lectureship, International Federation of Pigment Cell Societies, 2011

Johan L. Van Hove, MD, PhD

  • Board of Directors, Society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism, 2010
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, 2004-present
  • Board of Directors, Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders, 2007-present
  • Member, Advisory Board for Mountain States Genetics Regional Collaborative Center, 2008-2011

Carol S. Walton, MS, CGC

  • Vice President, Association of Genetic Counseling Program Directors, 2011-2012
  • Teaching Scholars Program, CU School of Medicine, 2011-2012

Erica L. Wright, MS

  • 2nd Place Poster Award, 2010 Newborn Screening and Genetic Testing Symposium, 2010

 

Gary A. Bellus, MD, PhD

  • Member Making a Difference Award, American Academy of Dermatology, 2009

Laurie E. Bernstein, MS, RD, FADA

  • Member, Culinary Nutrition Advisory Board, Johnson and Wales University, 2005-present
  • Invited Speaker, Dietary Management of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, London, England, 2009

Ellen R. Elias, MD

  • Guest Editor and Author, Special Issue, Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 2009

Katheleen Gardiner, PhD

  • Member, Science, Research and Practice Advisory Board of the Down Syndrome Educational Trust, 2007-present
  • Member, Molecular Neurogenetics Study Section, NIH, 2008-present

Jan P. Kraus, PhD

  • Honorary Lecturer, 7th International conference on Homocysteine Metabolism, Prague, Czech Republic, 2009
  • Invited Lecturer, International Fulda-Symposium of Homocysteine, Folate and Cobalamin Disorders, Fulda, Germany, 2009

David K. Manchester, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2008-present

Karl Pfenninger, MD, PhD

  • Visiting Professor, Ecole Des Neurosciences in Paris, France, 2010

John R. Sladek, Jr., PhD

  • Section Editor, Neuroscience and Tissue Engineering, Cell Transplantation: The Regernerative Medicine Journal, 2008-present
  • Chair, University of Wyoming College of Health Sciences External Advisory Board, NIH INBRE (Idea Network for Biomedical Research Excellence) Grant, 2008-present
  • Chair, Carthage College Natural Sciences Advisory Committee of the Board of Trustees, 2009
  • Member, External Advisory Board, NIA Program Project Grant 5 PO1 AG023630, Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Neurosciences, 2009
  • Member, Board of Scientific Counselors, NIDA, Baltimore, Maryland, 2009
  • Member, NIH Study Section, Special Emphasis Panel / Fellowships: Brain Disorders and Related Neuroscience (ZRGF 1 FO1), 2009
  • Member, NIH Study Section, Special Emphasis Panel /ARRA Supporting new Faculty Recruitment to Enhance Research Resources (ZMH1 ERB-X A2 S), 2009
  • Member, NIH Study Section, Special Emphasis Challenge Grant Panel 11/ Scientific Review Group (ZRG1, BDCN-T (58) R), 2009
  • Chair, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine Grants Working Group, 2010-2016
  • Member, Presidents Revew Panel, University of Colorado, Boettcher Foundation Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Awards, 2010
  • Elected Chair, Scientific Organizing Committee, 11th International Conference on Neural Therapy and Repair, May 2011, Clearwater, Florida, 2009

Elaine B. Spector, PhD

  • Secretary, American College of Medical Genetics, 2007-present

Johan L. Van Hove, MD, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Journal of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, 2004-present
  • Scientific Advisory Board, The European Journal of Pediatric Neurology, 2005-present
  • Board of Directors, Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders, 2007-present
  • Member, Advisory Board for Mountain States Genetics Regional Collaborative Center, 2008-present

Carol S. Walton, MS, CGC

  • Board of Directors, American Board of Genetic Counseling, 2005-2009

 

2006-2009

Gary A. Bellus, MD, PhD

  • Gold Leadership Circle for Volunteerism, American Academy of Dermatology, 2007
  • The President’s Volunteer Service Award, U.S. Government, 2007
  • Member Making a Difference Award, American Academy of Dermatology, 2009

Laurie E. Bernstein, MS, RD, FADA

  • Member, Culinary Nutrition Advisory Board, Johnson and Wales University, 2005-present
  • Creative Nutrition Education Award, American Dietetic Association/Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group, 2008
  • Invited Speaker, Dietary Management of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, London, England, 2009

Katheleen Gardiner, PhD

  • Chair, Genes, Genomes and Genetics Study Section, NIH, 2002-2007
  • Member, Science, Research and Practice Advisory Board of the Down Syndrome Educational Trust, 2007-present
  • Member, Molecular Neurogenetics Study Section, NIH, 2008-present

Stephen I. Goodman, MD

  • American Board Medical Genetics Representative, Assembly of American Board of Medical Specialties, 2006-2008
  • Florence Sabin Award, UCSOM, 2008

Jan P. Kraus, PhD

  • Honorary Lecturer, 7th International conference on Homocysteine Metabolism, Prague, Czech Republic, 2009
  • Invited Speaker, Propionic Acidemia Workshop, Freiburg, Germany, 2008

Ying Jin, MD, PhD

  • Postdoctoral Fellow Training Fund Award for Frontiers in Statistical Genetics, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Skin Diseases Researchers, 2006

David K. Manchester, MD

  • 5280 Magazine’s Top Doctors in Denver, 2005-2006, 2008

John R. Sladek, Jr., PhD

  • Sanberg Lifetime Achievement Award, American Society for Neural Therapeutics and Repair, 2007
  • Member, Grants Working Group and Chair of the Review Board, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, 2008
  • $3 Billion Stem Cell Grants Program, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, 2008
  • Special Review Committee, NIH Eureka Awards, 2008
  • Section Editor, Neuroscience and Tissue Engineering, Cell Transplantation: The Regernerative Medicine Journal, 2008-present
  • Chair, University of Wyoming College of Health Sciences External Advisory Board, NIH INBRE (Idea Network for Biomedical Research Excellence) Grant, 2008-present
  • Trustee of Carthage College, Wisconsin, 2004-2008
  • Chair, Carthage College Natural Sciences Advisory Committee of the Board of Trustees, 2009
  • Member, External Advisory Board, NIA Program Project Grant 5 PO1 AG023630, Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Neurosciences, 2009
  • Member, Board of Scientific Counselors, NIDA, Baltimore, Maryland, 2009
  • Member, NIH Study Section, Special Emphasis Panel / Fellowships: Brain Disorders and Related Neuroscience (ZRGF 1 FO1), 2009
  • Member, NIH Study Section, Special Emphasis Panel /ARRA Supporting new Faculty Recruitment to Enhance Research Resources (ZMH1 ERB-X A2 S), 2009
  • Member, NIH Study Section, Special Emphasis Challenge Grant Panel 11/ Scientific Review Group (ZRG1, BDCN-T (58) R), 2009
  • Invited Speaker, International Symposium: A Tribute to Nils-Ake Hillarp and His Students, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm Sweden, 2008

Elaine B. Spector, PhD

  • Secretary, American College of Medical Genetics, 2007-2009
  • Invited Speaker, 4th International Conference of the Royal Medical Services, Amman, Jordan, 2008

Johan L. Van Hove, MD, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Journal of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, 2004-present
  • Scientific Advisory Board, The European Journal of Pediatric Neurology, 2005-present
  • Board of Directors, Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders, 2007-present
  • Member, Advisory Board for Mountain States Genetics Regional Collaborative Center, 2008-present
  • Invited Speaker, American College of Medical Genetics (Seizures in Neonates and Infants, Metabolic Causes), 2008
  • Member, National Workgroup: Long-Term Follow-Up of Newborn Screening, HRSA, 2007

Carol S. Walton, MS, CGC

  • Re-elected to a third term, Chair of the Credentials Committee, Board of Directors of the American Board of Genetic Counseling, 2008


2005-2006

Laurie Bernstein, MS, RD, FADA

  • Creative Nutrition Education Award, American Dietetic Association, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group, 2005-2006
  • Culinary Nutrition Advisory Board, Johnson and Wales University, 2005-present
  • Founding Member, Genetic Metabolic Dietitians International, 2005-2006

Ellen R. Elias, MD

  • Member, Executive Committee of the Section on Children with Disabilities of the American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004-2007
  • Member, Pediatric General Clinical Research Center Advisory Committee, 2004-2005

David K. Manchester, MD

  • America's Top Pediatricians, 2004-2005
  • 5280 Magazine's Top Doctors in Denver, 2005

Elaine B. Spector, PhD

  • Board of Directors, American College of Medical Genetics, 2005-2011

Richard A. Spritz, MD

  • Tanioku Memorial Lectureship, Japanese Society for Investigative Dermatology, 2005

Eva Sujansky, MD

  • Who's Who of American Women, 1995-present

Chun-Hui (Anne) Tsai, MD, MSc

  • Excellent Abstract, 1st Asian Society for Pediatric Research, Taiwan Pediatric Association, 2005
  • Travel Award, 1st Asia Pediatric Research Conference, 2005

Johan L. Van Hove, MD, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease, 2004-present
  • Advisory Editorial Board, European Journal of Pediatric Neurology, 2001-2003

Carol S. Walton, MS, CGC

  • Chair of the Credentials Committee, Board of Directors, American Board of Genetic Counseling, 2006
  • Board of Directors, American Board of Genetic Counseling, 2005-2009


2003-2004

Linda S. Crnic, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Developmental Psychobiology, 1994-2004

Ellen R. Elias, MD

  • Member, Executive Committee of the Section on Children with Disabilities of the American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004-2007
  • Member, Pediatric General Clinical Research Center Advisory Committee, 2004-2005

Cynthia Freehauf, RN, MS, GCG

  • Silver Award, Health and Science Communication Association Media Festival for Network PKU, 2004

Stephen I. Goodman, MD

  • Nominating Committee Member, American Society of Human Genetics, 2004

David K. Manchester, MD

  • America's Top Pediatricians, 2004-2005

Eva Sujansky, MD

  • Who's Who of American Women, 1995-present

Johan L. Van Hove, MD, PhD

  • Editorial Board, Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease, 2004-present
  • Associate Editor, European Journal of Pediatric Neurology, 2001-2003

Carol S. Walton, MS, CGC

  • Chancellor's Teaching Recognition Award, University of Colorado Denver Graduate School, 2004