Awards, Award Winners

Excellence in EM: Honoring EMRA’s Fall Awards Recipients

As EMRA celebrates a 45-year milestone, we draw particular attention to our Fall 2019 EMRA Award recipients. Their contributions stand out in a field of high achievers, and we are proud to honor these dedicated members.

Joseph F. Waeckerle, MD, FACEP, Alumni of the Year
Jeremy Berberian, MD | Christiana Care Health System

Faculty Mentor of the Year
Joshua Moskovitz, MD, MBA, MPH, FACEP | Jacobi Medical Center

Faculty Teaching Excellence Award
Kelly Young, MD, MS | Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Steve Tantama, MD, Military Excellence Award
Mia Geurts, MD | Madigan Army Medical Center

Augustine D’Orta Humanism Award
Kimberly Chernoby, MD, JD, MA | Indiana University School of Medicine

Clinical Excellence Award
David Gregory, MD | Wellspan York Hospital

Be The Change Project Grant
Timothy Henderson, MD | Advocate Christ Medical Center

Honorary Lifetime Members
Jeremy Berberian, MD
Arlene Chung, MD, MACM
John C. Greenwood, MD
Alison Haddock, MD, FACEP
Sepehr Sedigh Haghighat, MD
Robert Hsu, MD, FACEP
Zach Jarou, MD
Kenneth D. Katz, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, FACMT
Joseph Habboushe, MD, MBA
Christie A. Lech, MD, MHPE
Brian J. Levine, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
Richard M. Levitan, MD, FACEP
Nathaniel Schlicher, MD, JD, MBA, FACEP
Krystle Shafer, MD
Laura Welsh, MD

FOAM(er) of the Year
Joshua Niforatos, MD, MPH | Johns Hopkins University

EMRA Simulation Research Grant
William Weber, MD, MPH | The University of Chicago

TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIPS

EMRA Congressional Health Policy Fellowship
Gururaj Shan, MD | SUNY Downstate/Kings County

EMRA/ACEP Resident-Fellow Health Policy Elective
Sachin Santhakumar, MD | SUNY Upstate Medical University

EMRA/ACEP Medical Student Health Policy Elective
Blake Denley | LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans
Erik Kramer | Yale School of Medicine

EMRA/EDPMA Scholars
Allen Chang, MD | Stanford University Hospital
Nicholas P. Cozzi, MD, MBA | Spectrum Health/Michigan State University
Tehreem Rehman, MD, MPH | Advocate Christ Medical Center

International EM Rotation Scholarship
Antony Gatebe Kironji, MD, MPH, MSEd | Boston University Medical Center

EDDA Travel Scholars
Nicholas P. Cozzi, MD, MBA | Spectrum Health/Michigan State University
Mitchell Kentor, MD | Advocate Christ Medical Center
Aidin Masoudi, MD | Maimonides Medical Center
Arnab Sarker, MD, MBA | New York University/Bellevue Medical Center
Natasha Thomas, MD | Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

CORD Academic Assembly Travel Scholars
Madeline Brockberg, MD | Boston University Medical Center

LAC Travel Scholars
Michael Tetwiler, MD, MPH | Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Airway Lab Scholarship
Robert Allen, MD | SUNY Downstate/Kings County
Matt Aronson, MD | Advocate Christ Medical Center
Mary Bolgiano, MD | Baylor College of Medicine
Stephanie DeMasi, MD | University of Alabama at Birmingham
Ye Jung Ho Ferrabolli, MD | Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center
Anne Flower, DO | University of Kentucky
Timothy Henderson, MD | Advocate Christ Medical Center
Megan Hoffer, DO | Ohio Valley Medical Center
Stephanie Huang, MD | Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center
Diana Huynh, MD | Baylor College of Medicine
Lucinda Lai, MD | Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency
Yevgeniy Maksimenko, MD | Boston University Medical Center
Kevin McGurk, MD | John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Manuel Bernal Mejia, MD | Advocate Christ Medical Center
Carl Preiksaitis, MD | Stanford University Hospital
Tehreem Rehman, MD, MPH | Advocate Christ Medical Center
Bethany Ruby, DO | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Rachel Solnick, MD | University of Michigan
David Toomey, MD | Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency
Olivia Zoph, MD | Emory University

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