Robert M. Quencer, M.D., professor and chairman of the Department
of Radiology, has been selected to receive the Gold Medal from
the American Society of Neuroradiology at their annual meeting
in June 2007. This award is given for outstanding contributions
to the field of neuroradiology and for furthering the mission
of the American Society of Neuroradiology in research, education,
and clinical practice.
Roberto Heros, M.D., professor, co-chairman,
and residency program director of the Department of Neurological
received the 2007 Parker J. Palmer Courage to Teach Award
from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
is one of only ten winners nationwide selected for the honor,
which recognizes recipients’ dedication to teaching,
patient care, leadership, and mentorship.
Robert J. Myerburg, M.D., professor of medicine,
was chosen to receive the Gifted Scientist Award from the American
of Cardiology-Florida Chapter. Myerburg is only the third
physician to receive the chapter’s Gifted Scientist Award, which
is granted to a scientist working within the state of Florida
who has made sentinel contributions to further the knowledge
about one or more areas of cardiology through personal research
Stuart N. Kline, D.D.S., professor of clinical
surgery in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery,
B. Osbon Award for an Outstanding Educator from the American
Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons during its
88th annual meeting in San Diego in October.
Allan Rodriguez, M.D., associate professor of
clinical medicine and infectious diseases, earned the public
award for his dedication, concern, and care for persons
of all ages living with HIV/AIDS from the board of directors
of the Institute for the Puerto Rican/Hispanic Elderly,