Awards and Recognition

IMG_2210 Dr. Julie Grimes is the recipient of the Philip A. Wolf Research Award for her presentation on screening for obstructive sleep apnea in stroke patients. The award was given at the Second Annual BU Neurology Research Symposium in May 2016.
Jan Kucera MD PhD Dr. Jan Kucera is the recipient of the Golden Brain Award for 2015-2016. This award is presented annually by the BU medical students on Neurology clerkship and is in recognition of Dr. Kucera’s excellence in teaching and devotion to students.
Panos Dr. Panagiotis Kassavetis is the recipient of the Golden Brain Award for 2015-2016. This award is given to the top resident teacher in the Department of Neurology as rated by the medical students at BUSM.
Zuzuarregui_Rafel-2-5x3-5a Dr. Rafael Zuzuarregui has been inducted into the BU School of Medicine Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, a professional medical organization that recognizes and advocates for excellence in scholarship and the highest ideals in the profession of medicine. Dr. Zuzuarregui was nominated and selected by a caucus of student members of the society.
Cigdem Isitan Dr. Cigdem Isitan has been inducted into the BUSM Robert Russell, M.D. Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS), a national society recognizing and supporting humanistic exemplars in medicine. Dr. Isitan has also been nominated by class-of-2017 students to receive the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, based on her commitment to teaching and compassionate treatment of patients, families, students, and colleagues. 
IMG_2059 Dr. Chantale Branson won the 2016 American Academy of Neurology Safety and Quality Award for “Improving Care Among Stroke Patients Through a Resident‐based Neurology Handbook.”
ADH4 Dr. Anna DePold Hohler is the recipient of the Golden Brain Award for 2014-2015. This award is presented annually to the best teaching attending by the BU medical students on Neurology clerkship and is recognition of Dr. Hohler’s excellence in teaching and devotion to students.
K Daniello Dr. Kate Daniello has been inducted into the BUSM Robert Russell, M.D. Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS), a national society recognizing and supporting humanistic exemplars in medicine. Dr. Daniello was nominated for the Gold Humanism Honor Society by the class of 2015. She also received the Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award. Dr. Daniello is also the recipient of the 2013-2014 Golden Brain Award. This award is given to the top resident teacher in the Department of Neurology as rated by the medical students at BUSM.
Sudha Seshadri In 2013, Dr. Sudha Seshadri was awarded the Jack Spivack Excellence in Neurosciences Research Award at Boston University to recognize the research of outstanding faculty members at Boston University School of Medicine who are conducting either clinical or basic neurosciences research in Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy or other neurological disorders.
Carlos Kase MD Dr. Carlos S. Kase was named one of Boston’s Top Doctors for 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 and 2010 by Boston magazine.
Judy Clark In June 2014, Judith Clark RN, BSN, Stroke Nurse, was awarded the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association SCORE (Stroke Collaborative Reaching for Excellence) Star award. She was selected by her SCORE peers as the first of three finalists for the award. The SCORE Star Award was developed in 2011 to recognize a stroke coordinator who has demonstrated leadership among his/her peers. Ms. Clark has been a true leader in SCORE and the program has benefited from her passion and commitment to stroke care.

 

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