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Awards & Career Milestones

Four VA scientists elected to National Academy of Medicine



10-19-2018

VA spinal cord injury researcher receives award for top scientific paper VA spinal cord injury researcher receives award for top scientific paper



09-26-2018

VA psychologist and PTSD expert recognized by American Psychological Association VA psychologist and PTSD expert recognized by American Psychological Association



09-07-2018

VA researcher Dr. Laura A. Petersen receives prestigious Under Secretary's Award VA researcher Dr. Laura A. Petersen receives prestigious Under Secretary's Award



07-18-2018

VA Pittsburgh, Hudson Valley research team named runner-up for 2018  ECRI award VA Pittsburgh, Hudson Valley research team named runner-up for 2018 ECRI award



06-22-2018

LGBT researcher Dr. John Blosnich receives VA I Care award LGBT researcher Dr. John Blosnich receives VA I Care award



06-15-2018

VA Researcher Receives DAV Special Recognition Award VA Researcher Receives DAV Special Recognition Award



02-21-2018

VA psychiatrist Dr. Elaine Peskind receives Paul B. Magnuson Award VA psychiatrist Dr. Elaine Peskind receives Paul B. Magnuson Award



02-14-2018

VA researcher Ann McKee named Bostonian of the Year VA researcher Ann McKee named Bostonian of the Year



12-18-2017

Dr. Rory Cooper named 2017 AAAS Fellow Dr. Rory Cooper named 2017 AAAS Fellow



11-22-2017

VA researcher Dr. Eve Kerr elected to National Academy of Medicine VA researcher Dr. Eve Kerr elected to National Academy of Medicine



10-18-2017

VA Technology Researcher Receives Samuel J. Heyman Public Service Award VA Technology Researcher Receives Samuel J. Heyman Public Service Award



09-22-2017

VA researcher receives the 2017 American Legion Distinguished Service Medal VA researcher receives the 2017 American Legion Distinguished Service Medal



09-07-2017

VA researcher receives Louis V. Avioli Founders Award for advancing bone health VA researcher receives Louis V. Avioli Founders Award for advancing bone health



09-07-2017

2017 Middleton Awards go to antibiotic resistance, heart failure researchers 2017 Middleton Awards go to antibiotic resistance, heart failure researchers 2017 Middleton Awards go to antibiotic resistance, heart failure researchers



08-07-2017

Dr. Frank Lederle Receives 2017 Barnwell Award Dr. Frank Lederle Receives 2017 Barnwell Award



07-31-2017

VA Nobel laureate honored by Carnegie Foundation as 'Great Immigrant' VA Nobel laureate honored by Carnegie Foundation as 'Great Immigrant'



07-07-2017

VA research scientist receives prestigious Charles C. Shepard Science Award VA research scientist receives prestigious Charles C. Shepard Science Award



07-05-2017

VA researcher to join Royal College of Physicians VA researcher to join Royal College of Physicians



06-26-2017

VA researcher Dr. Saul Weiner honored by Association of American Publishers VA researcher Dr. Saul Weiner honored by Association of American Publishers



06-14-2017

A Syracuse VA researcher recognized for contributions to neuroscience A Syracuse VA researcher recognized for contributions to neuroscience



05-30-2017

Internationally recognized VA investigator receives Under Secretary's Award in Health Services Research Internationally recognized VA investigator receives Under Secretary's Award in Health Services Research



05-19-2017

VA adaptive technology pioneer recognized for lifetime of public service VA adaptive technology pioneer recognized for lifetime of public service



05-11-2017

VA researcher receives Trudeau Award from American Thoracic Society VA researcher receives Trudeau Award from American Thoracic Society



05-10-2017

VA rehabilitation scientist Dr. Linda Resnik honored with 2017 Magnuson Award VA rehabilitation scientist Dr. Linda Resnik honored with 2017 Magnuson Award



04-17-2017

Nurse Researcher Recognized for Use of Meditation in VA Populations Nurse Researcher Recognized for Use of Meditation in VA Populations



03-28-2017

VA PTSD researcher tapped to head American Psychological Foundation VA PTSD researcher tapped to head American Psychological Foundation



02-24-2017

Dr. Kathryn M. Magruder honored by Vietnam Veterans of America Dr. Kathryn M. Magruder honored by Vietnam Veterans of America



02-24-2017

VHA honored with '80% by 2018' national achievement award VHA honored with '80% by 2018' national achievement award



02-09-2017

Dr. William C. Cushman honored with lifetime achievement award for hypertension research Dr. William C. Cushman honored with lifetime achievement award for hypertension research



02-01-2017

VA researchers honored with Presidential Award for Early Career Scientists



01-18-2017

VA research career scientist named 2016 AAAS fellow VA research career scientist named 2016 AAAS fellow



12-02-2016

Mor receives Robert W. Kleemeier Award from Gerontology Society of America Mor receives Robert W. Kleemeier Award from Gerontology Society of America



11-22-2016

Dr. Michael Charness honored for contributions to understanding alcohol's impact Dr. Michael Charness honored for contributions to understanding alcohol's impact



11-21-2016

VA researchers honored for work on psychiatric disorders



11-10-2016

Two VA researchers recognized by American College of Rheumatology



11-07-2016

Bender receives top paper award from American Heart Association Bender receives top paper award from American Heart Association



11-06-2016

VA's Middleton Award to researchers studying bone diseases, cancer



10-21-2016

Tache named Knight of the Legion of Honor



04-25-2016

Tampa VA's Dr. Steven Scott receives MOAA Distinguished Service Award Tampa VA's Dr. Steven Scott receives MOAA Distinguished Service Award



03-28-2016

VA investigator receives 2016 Eisenberg Award from Society of General Internal Medicine VA investigator receives 2016 Eisenberg Award from Society of General Internal Medicine



03-24-2016

Presidential awards to three VA investigators



03-15-2016

Cleveland VA infectious-disease researcher receives international award Cleveland VA infectious-disease researcher receives international award



03-15-2016

Harkness identified as "notable who made a difference in 2015"



02-22-2016

Dr. James Henry receives VA's Magnuson Award for advancing tinnitus treatment Dr. James Henry receives VA's Magnuson Award for advancing tinnitus treatment



01-11-2016

Brooklyn VA's Dr. Nabil El-Sherif cited for work on heart arrhythmias Brooklyn VA's Dr. Nabil El-Sherif cited for work on heart arrhythmias



12-31-2015

PTSD pioneer Dr. Terence M. Keane receives 2015 Barnwell Award PTSD pioneer Dr. Terence M. Keane receives 2015 Barnwell Award



12-18-2015

Dr. Thomas Ma cited for research on inflammatory bowel disease Dr. Thomas Ma cited for research on inflammatory bowel disease



09-02-2015

Raymond Schinazi, drug-development pioneer, earns VA's highest honor for biomedical research Raymond Schinazi, drug-development pioneer, earns VA's highest honor for biomedical research



08-20-2015

Magnuson winner Dr. Charles Levy known for compassionate, innovative rehab care Magnuson winner Dr. Charles Levy known for compassionate, innovative rehab care



08-03-2015

Caregiving expert Dr. Linda Nichols named fellow in Gerontological Society of America Caregiving expert Dr. Linda Nichols named fellow in Gerontological Society of America



07-10-2015

Boston VA physician-researcher cited for work on fetal alcohol disorders Boston VA physician-researcher cited for work on fetal alcohol disorders



06-25-2015

Under Secretary's Award in Health Services Research to Dr. Dan Berlowitz Under Secretary's Award in Health Services Research to Dr. Dan Berlowitz



06-15-2015

VA's Magnuson Award to gene therapy pioneer Dr. David Fink



12-16-2014

VA researchers Lynn Eleanor DeLisi, Don Rubin named as AAAS Fellows



12-12-2014

VA rheumatoid arthritis trial earns Howley Prize



12-02-2014

Drs. Philip Harvey and Michael Oxman share 2014 Barnwell Award



10-29-2014

William S. Middelton Award to Yvette Tache, Ph.D.



10-29-2014

Eileen G. Collins, Ph.D., R.N., Honored for Nursing Research Eileen G. Collins, Ph.D., R.N., Honored for Nursing Research



10-22-2014

American Neurological Association honors Drs. Stephen Waxman, Leigh Hochberg



10-22-2014

Drs. Bauman, Spungen receive Samuel J. Heyman Science and Environment Medal for research on spinal cord injury



09-23-2014

NCPTSD psychologist Dr. Erika Wolf noted for trauma work



08-08-2014

AAA's Jerger Award to Richard Wilson, Ph.D.



07-28-2014

Dr. Tim O'Leary named chief research and development officer for VA



07-15-2014

Michael Gaziano, M.D., M.P.H., inducted into the Royal College of Physicians



07-15-2014

Norman Cousins Award to William A. Banks, M.D.



07-02-2014

Viscardi Achievement Award to Rory Cooper, Ph.D.



05-29-2014

Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers for four VA researchers



05-06-2014

Moshe Mirilashvili Memorial Fund B.R.A.I.N. Prize to Drs. Donogue, Hochberg



05-06-2014

William S. Middleton Award to Dale Gerding, M.D., and Raj Goyal, M.D.



05-06-2014

Mahatama Ghrandi Pravasi Samman Award to Rajiv Mohan, Ph.D.



05-06-2014

Paul B. Magnuson Award to Roy Bloebaum, Ph.D.



05-06-2014

John Blair Barnwell Award to Steven Kahn, M.B., Ch.B.



05-06-2014

Under Secretary's Award in Health Services Research to Timothy J. Wilt, M.D., M.P.H.



05-06-2014


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