Faculty Honors and Awards

Arnold, Christopher

  • Department of Medicine Clinical Care Award (2016)

Burgess, Stacey

  • Department of Medicine Excellence in Research (2020)
  • International Congress of Mucosal Immunology Young Investigator Award (2017)
  • New Horizons Travel Grant (2016)
  • NIDDK Host-Microbiota Interactions Workshop Travel Award (2014)

Dillingham, Rebecca

  • Breaking Barriers through Telehealth Award (small, rural and/or safety net provider category) Honorable Mention for Virginia Hepatitis C Education and Patient Connection program (Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Research Center) (2020)
  • 2020 Caceres Award for Technology in HIV Practice, American Academy of HIV Medicine/Institute for Technology for Health Care (with Dr. Karen Ingersoll) (2020)
  • Edlich-Henderson Innovator of the Year Award, University of Virginia (with Dr. Karen Ingersoll) (2020)
  • Distinguished Service Award, University of Missouri School of Medicine (2019)
  • Department of Medicine Award for Outstanding Clinical Care
    (2014)
  • All University Teaching Award (2014)
  • Sharon Hostler Women in Medicine Leadership Award (2014)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award. Department of Medicine, UVa. (2007,
    2009, 2012)
  • Young Internist of the Year by Virginia’s chapter of the American
    College of Physicians (2012)
  • Women’s Center Distinguished Service Award, UVa. (2011)
  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award (2010)
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians (2009)
  • Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence, UVa School of Medicine
    (2008)
  • UVa SOM Academy of Distinguished Educators (2008)
  • Lantern Society as a Role Model for Women at UVa. (2007)

Donowitz, Gerald

  • All-University  Teaching Award, University of Virginia (2015)
  • Best Doctors in America
  • Founding member Academy of Distinguished Educators, School of
    Medicine, University of Virginia (2003)

Eby, Joshua

  • Department of Medicine Excellence in Clinical Care Award (2020)
  • Outstanding Young Investigator Award, Department of Medicine,
    University of Virginia (2012)

Guerrant, Richard

  • Maxwell Finland Award, National Foundation to Infectious Diseases
    (2014)
  • Thomas Jefferson Award for Excellence in Scholarship (2010)
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • The Raven Society, University of Virginia

Hayden, Frederick

  • Clinical Virology Award, Pan American Society for Clinical
    Virology, (2001)
  • Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, American
    Academy of Microbiology,
  • American Society for Clinical Investigation, and Association of
    American Physicians

Hewlett, Erik

  • Outstanding Faculty Award, State Council of Higher Education for
    Virginia (2013)
  • Distinguished Professor Award, University of Virginia Alumni
    Association (2012)
  • University of Virginia School of Medicine Award for Excellence in
    Teaching (1990-1991)
  • Westminster College Alumni Achievement Award (1998)

Heysell, Scott

  • Vivian Pinn Scholar, University of Virginia (2018-2020)
  • National Tuberculosis Controllers Association Robert Koch Award (2017)
  • Department of Medicine Excellence in Clinical Care (2017)
  • Outstanding Faculty Research Award, Department of Medicine, University of Virginia (2016)
  • Dean’s Award for Research Excellence, University of Virginia (2015)
  • Drug-resistant TB expert panel, Kibong’oto Infectious Diseases
    Hospital, Tanzania (2014)
  • Outstanding Faculty Research Award, Department of Medicine,
    University of Virginia (2013)
  • Councilor, committee on global health, American Society of Tropical
    Medicine and Hygiene (2012)
  • National Tuberculosis Controller’s Association: Young Investigator
    Travel Award (2010)
  • Burroughs Wellcome Fund/ASTMH Postdoctoral Fellowship in Tropical
    Infectious Disease (2008)

Houpt, Eric

  • National Tuberculosis Controllers Association Robert Koch Award (2017)
  • Department of Medicine Mentoring Award (2016)
  • Department of Medicine Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring Award
    (2014)
  • Best Doctors of America
  • Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award, UVA (2012)
  • UVA Academy of Distinguished Educators (2012)
  • Academic Faculty Teaching Award, Virginia ACP (2012)
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians (2012), and Infectious
    Diseases Society of America (2010)
  • Bailey K. Ashford Medal, American Society of Tropical Medicine and
    Hygiene (2010)
  • UVA Department of Medicine Award for Excellence in Research
    (2007)

Hughes, Molly

  • American College of Physicians Academic Teaching Award (2015)
  • Department of Medicine Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring Award
    (2014)
  • University of Virginia Department of Medicine Inpatient Attending
    of the Year (2012)
  • University of Virginia Academy of Distinguished Educators
    (2007)
  • University of Virginia School of Medicine Award for Excellence in
    Teaching (2007)

Kedes, Dean

  • Recognition of Excellence as Basic Science Section Leader (elected
    by UVA medical students) (2004-2005)
  • Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Basic Science Award
    (2003-2004)
  • Pew Scholar in the Medical Sciences (2000-2004)
  • Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Award (2000-2005)

Jagger, Janine

  • MacArthur Foundation Fellow, 2002
  • Becton Dickinson Professorship in Health Care Worker Safety (established 1996)
  • Institute of Medicine Committee. Preparing for an Influenza
    Pandemic: Personal Protective Equipment for Healthcare Workers. Report
    (2007)
  • Lawn Society, University of Virginia, Society for top donors to the
    University of Virginian (2005)
  • Henderson Inventor of the Year Award, UVA Patent Foundation (1996)
  • Distinguished Inventor Award from Intellectual Property Owners (1988)

Mann, Barbara

  • Faculty of the Year, UVA Division of Infectious Diseases & International Health (2019)
  • UVA Dept of Medicine Excellence in Mentoring Award (2018)
  • UVA Department of Medicine Excellence in Mentoring Award (2008)
  • University of Virginia Inventor of the Year (with William Petri) (2003)
  • Bailey K. Ashford Medal for Distinguished Work in Tropical Medicine (2001)

Mathers, Amy

  • Department of Medicine Excellence in Research (2017)
  • Leap Frog Rating “A” Culpeper Regional Hospital. Infection Control
    Program (2012-2013)
  • Department Award for Outstanding Clinical Care, Department of
    Internal Medicine, University of Virginia (2013)

McManus, Kathleen

  • UVA Department of Medicine Excellence in Research (2020)
  • Thomas P. McCormick Advocacy Scholarship, Community Access National Network (2020)
  • IDWeek 2019 Investigator Award, Infectious Diseases Society of America (2019)
  • Center for Health Economics of Treatment Interventions for Substance Use Disorder, HCV, and HIV (CHERISH) National Training Scholarship Award (2018)
  • Department of Medicine Research Day Best Publication Award (2017)
  • IDWeek 2016 Conference Scholarship Award, Infectious Diseases Society of America (2016)
  • 21st Annual International AIDS Conference Scholarship Award, International AIDS Society (2016)
  • IDWeek 2015 Program Committee Choice Award, Infectious Diseases Society of America (2015)
  • UVA School of Medicine Mulholland Society Resident Teaching Award (2013)
  • UVA Graduate Medical Education Young Scientist Award (2012)
  • UVA Public Health Sciences Merit-based Fellowship in Public Health Sciences (2011)

Moore, Christopher

  • Department of Medicine Award for Outstanding Research, University
    of Virginia (2012)
  • Department of Medicine Outstanding Clinical Care Award, University
    of Virginia (2011)
  • Academy of Distinguished Educators, University of Virginia
    (2011)
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians (2010)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (Alumni Category), Mercer
    University School of Medicine chapter (2010)

Pearson, Richard

  • University of Virginia, Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award (2013)
  • Class of 2013 Basic Science Teaching Award (2011)
  • America’s Top Doctors (2001-2013)
  • Best Doctors in America
  • Class of 2005 Basic Science Teaching Award (2003)
  • America’s Top Pathologists in Guide to America’s Top Pathologists
    (2008)

Petri, William

  • Maxwell Finland Award for Scientific Achievement, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (2021)
  • Nominated for the Martin Luther King award from the Health System for Diversity and Inclusion (2020)
  • Walter Reed Distinguished Achievement Award, University of Virginia School of Medicine (2019)
  • Ben Kean Medal, American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2019)
  • MERIT Award, NIAID (2018)
  • Virginia Outstanding Scientist Award (2017)
  • Distinguished Scientist Award, University of Virginia (2016)
  • Robert Kadner Award for  Graduate Teaching, School of Medicine, University of Virginia (2016)
  • Outstanding Mentor Award, Department of Medicine (2015)
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, State Council on Higher Education for Virginia (2014)
  • SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award (2014)
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, University of Virginia (2014)
  • Dean’s Excellence in Faculty Research Award, University of Virginia School of Medicine (2013)
  • All-University Teaching Award, University of Virginia (2013)
  • Cavalier Appreciation Award, University of Virginia (2013)
  • Dean’s Excellence in Faculty Research Award, University of Virginia
    School of Medicine (2013)
  • Best Doctors in America and the Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
    (top 1%) Top Doctors (2013-2014)
  • All-University Teaching Award, University of Virginia (2013)
  • Top Doctors US News & World Report (2012)
  • Academy of Distinguished Educators, University of Virginia
    (2011)
  • Distinguished Mentor Award, Undergraduate Research Program,
    Department of Biology, University of Virginia (2010)

Platts-Mills, James

  • UVA Medical Alumni Association Early Achievement Award (2020)
  • Dean’s Excellence in Faculty Research Award, Junior Faculty  (2018)
  • Outstanding Investigator, UVA School of Medicine Junior Faculty Research Symposium (2018)
  • Department of Medicine Excellence in Research (2017)
  • Burroughs Wellcome Fund/ASTMH Postdoctoral Fellowship in Tropical Infectious Diseases (2015)

Ramakrishnan, Girija

  • Outstanding Research Award, Department of Medicine, University of
    Virginia (2008)

Scheld, William

  • Alumni Award of Distinction, Weill Medical College of Cornell University (2017)
  • Best Doctors of America
  • Leading Physicians of the World, International Association of
    Healthcare Professionals (2013)
  • Associate Editor, Infectious Diseases, Goldman-Cecil Medicine
    25th edition Contributing Member, Faculty of 1000
    (2013)
  • Recipient, University of Virginia Distinguished Scientist Award
    (2012)
  • “Top 1%” of Infectious Diseases Specialists, U.S. News and World
    Report (2012)
  • Best Doctors in Virginia and Washington DC, Virginia Living
    Magazine (2011)
  • James Brunton Visiting Professor and Lecture, University of Toronto
    Faculty of Medicine (2010)
  • Aaron Feder Visiting Professorship, Weill Cornell Medical College
    (2010)

Sifri, Costi

  • Virginia Department of Health Commissioner’s Award (2015)
  • Award for Excellence in Clinical Care, UVA Department of Medicine (2015, 2008)
  • Cavalier Achievement Award, University of Virginia (2014)
  • Best Doctors of America
  • Outstanding Mentorship Award, Department of Medicine, University of
    Virginia School of Medicine (2011)
  • Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Virginia School
    of Medicine (2011)
  • Dean’s Academy for Distinguished Educators, University of Virginia
    School of Medicine (2011)
  • Award for Excellence in Graduate Medical Education, UVA Department of Medicine (2009)

Taniuchi, Mami

  • Department of Medicine Excellence in Research (2019)
  • Department of Medicine Excellence in Research (2015)

Thomas, Tania

  • Excellence in Clinical Care, UVA Department of Medicine (2018)
  • Outstanding Investigator Award, UVA School of Medicine K-Symposium (2016)
  • Women in Medicine Award to attend AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar (2015)
  • NIH Pediatric Loan Repayment Program Renewal Award (2012)
  • NIH Pediatric Loan Repayment Program Award for Pediatric Research (2010)

Townsend, Gregory

  • Health Professionals Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award (2016)
  • AIDS/HIV Services Group (1998)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society (1996)
  • AIDS in Education Award

Warren, Cirle

  • Outstanding Research Award, Department of Medicine, UVA (2011,
    2014)
  • Fellow, American College of Physician (2009)
  • Program Committee Choice Award, Infectious Disease Society of
    America Meeting (2006)
  • University of the Philippines Faculty Award for Research
    Publication (2004)

Wispelwey, Brian

  • Best Doctors of America (1996-2020)
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors (2014-2020)
  • Our Health Best Bedside Manner (2015-2018)
  • University of Virginia Infectious Diseases Fellows Coach of the Year (2017)
  • University of Virginia Attending of the Year (1990, 1992, 1993, 2002, 2011, 2015)
  • University of Virginia Robley Dunglison Outstanding Teacher Award
    (1991, 1992, 1993,2012, 2015)
  • AOA Brody Teacher’s Teacher Award (2013)
  • Academy of distinguished educators-founding member
  • Michael Rein Award for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching
    (2012)
  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award (2011)
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society (2011)
  • Department of Medicine Award for Teaching Excellence (2007,
    2008)
  • All-University Teaching Award (2007)
  • David A Harrison Distinguished Educator-First recipient (2005)
  • University of Virginia Dean’s Teaching Award (2004)
  • Mulholland Basic Science Teaching Award (2001, 2003, 2004)
  • University of Virginia Academy of Medical Educators (Founding
    Member) (2003)
  • AAMC Humanism in Medicine (2001)
  • Harrison Health System Teaching Award (2000)
  • University of Virginia Dean’s Clinical Excellence (1998)
  • James Tullis Outstanding Alumnus New England Deaconess/Harvard Medical School (1994)
  • University of Virginia Board of Trustees Teaching award (1992)