Honors, Awards, and News


Photo: Craig Rubin

March, 2017 – Craig Rubin, M.D.has been selected to hold the Sinor/Pritchard (Katy Sinor and Kay Pritchard) Professorship in Medical Education Honoring Donald W. Seldin, M.D.

Photo: Lynne Kirk

February, 2017 – Lynne Kirk, M.D. was officially recognized as the 2017 President of the Kenneth I. Shine M.D. Academy of Health Schience Education during the organization’s annual conference, held Feb. 16-17 in Austin.


Photo: Vivyenne Roche

December 13, 2016 – Vivyenne Roche, M.D. received an Outstanding Teaching Award from the Medical School Class of 2018 at the 12th Annual Excellence in Education reception and awards ceremony.

Photo: Namirah Jamshed

October 5, 2016 – Namirah Jamshed, M.D. awarded a Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health grant from the Atlantic Philanthropies and John A. Hartford Foundation.

Photo: Thomas Dalton

July 1, 2016 – Thomas Dalton, M.D. named as an Associate Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program.

Photo: Thomas Dalton

June 2016 – Thomas Dalton, M.D. was awarded Super Doctors Rising Stars in Geriatric Medicine in the June issue of Texas Monthly.

Photo: Lynne Kirk

April 29, 2016 – Lynne Kirk, M.D. received the 2016 Platinum Achievement Award for Excellence in Academic Medicine from the Texas Medical Association.

Photo: Ramona Rhodes

April 1, 2016 – Ramona Rhodes, M.D. awarded a Cancer Control Career Development Award from the American Cancer Society.

Photo: Lynne Kirk

2016 – Lynne Kirk, M.D. was awarded D Magazine's Best Doctors in Geriatrics