Mayo Fellow Teacher of the Year (2010-2011)


U. of Michigan Fredrick A. Coller Surgical Society Research Fellowship (2006)

Improvement in Health Care Travel Scholarship (2007)

Institutes for Healthcare Improvement 19th Annual National Forum on Quality, Qualis Healthcare Quality Improvement Award, Washington State (2008)

Administrative Chief Resident (2009-2010)

Best Basic Science Paper, “Pancreatic Islet Engraftment Using a 3D Extracellular Matrix Scaffolding in Rat Omentum Transplant Model”, Oregon and Washington State American College of Surgeons Meeting (2010)


Landacre Research Society (2001)

Samuel J. Roessler Memorial Medical Scholarship (2000 and 2001)

Alpha Omega Alpha (2003)

Ohio State University College of Medicine Service Scholarship (2004)


Phi Beta Kappa (1998)

Finalist, Senior Thesis Competition, Brown University (1998)

A.A. Bennett Award for Outstanding Academic Excellence, Brown University (1998)

Swearer Center for Public Service Community Service Award, Brown University (1998)