Charles C. J. Carpenter, M.D., Outstanding Physician of the Year
Dr. Lisa Goldstein of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine was named the Charles C. J. Carpenter, M.D., Outstanding Physician of the Year for 2013. She was recognized by her peers for her clinical expertise and dedication to teaching, and a formal presentation was made at the annual medical staff association meeting. Dr. Goldstein received both her Sc.B. and M.D. from Brown University, completed her residency at Rhode Island Hospital, completed her fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Hospital in New York, and has been on the faculty of Alpert Medical School and the medical staff at the Miriam Hospital for over two decades.
Dr. Lundy Braun, Royce Family Professor in Teaching Excellence 2010-2013
Lundy Braun (Ph.D. 1982, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health) is a Professor of Africana Studies and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and a member of the Science and Technology Studies Program at Brown. Her current research focuses on: 1) the history of global exchanges of knowledge about race, science, and medical technologies in the 19th and 20th centuries; 2) the socio-political and economic production of invisibility of asbestos-related diseases in South Africa; and 3) the contemporary debate over race, genomics, and health inequality. She has participated in national and international workshops on race, genetics, and health. She is currently working on a monograph, Racialization of Lung Capacity Measurements: A History of Spirometry, 1840 to the Present, that explores how race became attached and embedded in this technology for measuring lung function.
Departmental Research and Teaching Awards
These awards are given each year in honor of outstanding researchers and teachers in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Dr. Jack Canick, Dr. Nelson Fausto, and Dr. Cal Oyer (Emeritus).
Jack Canick Translational Research Award: Dr. Geralyn Messerlian
Nelson Fausto Teaching Award: Dr. Katrine Hansen
Cal Oyer Teaching Award: Dr. N. Corey Hanley
Ronald A. DeLellis Pathology Resident Mentoring Award
2013 Recipient: Dr. W. Dwayne Lawrence
Dean's Teaching Excellence Award for Clinical Faculty
Dr. Bassam Aswad