Announcements

Awards received from the 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology and Ancillary Meetings, which took place in Denver, Colo. (March 20-25, 2014).

Amit Pandya, M.D.
Amit Pandya, M.D.

Amit Pandya, M.D., received the 2014 Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award from the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). This esteemed award is given to one practicing AAD member dermatologist each year who exemplifies compassionate, patient-centered care.

Divya Srivastava, M.D.
Divya Srivastava, M.D.

Divya Srivastava, M.D., received an AAD Presidential Citation Award. These awards, selected by the President of the American Academy of Dermatology, acknowledge and recognize individuals who have made a significant contribution to both the Academy and the specialty of dermatology.

Katherine Ayoade, M.D., Ph.D.
Katherine Ayoade, M.D., Ph.D.

Katherine Ayoade, M.D., Ph.D., was a recipient of a Dermatology Foundation Dermatologist Investigator Research Fellowship (DIRF),  a one-year fellowship designed to support dermatologists who desire research training and have a commitment to an academic career in medical and surgical dermatology.

Brandon Litzner, M.D.
Brandon Litzner, M.D.

Brandon Litzner, M.D., won the 5th Annual Contact Allergen Bee during the 25th Annual Meeting of the American Contact Dermatitis Society.

Jake Turrentine, M.D.
Jake Turrentine, M.D.

Jake Turrentine, M.D., was awarded third place in the Fisher Award Oral Presentation at the 25th Annual Meeting of the American Contact Dermatitis Society.

Juan Jesus Sosa
Juan Jesus Sosa

Juan Jesus Sosa, a first-year medical student, won third place at the resident/fellow presentation competition at the 10th Annual Meeting of the Skin of Color Society.