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Individual Honors and Awards

Eran C. Gwillim, MD ACS AEI Consortium Meeting Poster of Merit award Eran C. Gwillim, MD, received a Poster of Merit award for “Error Tolerance: A New Psychomotor Performance Metric in Laparoscopic Surgery” at the 8th Annual ACS AEI Consortium Meeting, March 13-14, 2015, in Chicago. It was one of three posters selected, and he gave an oral presentation during the Poster of Merit session with distinguished research scientists.Gwillim_Eran_poster_March2015_250
Carla Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS UW-Madison Outstanding Women of Color Award Dr. Pugh was recognized for her contributions to research in both campus and community activities. She was nominated for her "contributions to further social justice and improve the diversity of science and medicine through her advocacy, outreach and dedicated mentorship. Carla has inspired, motivated and empowered a generation of youth from underrepresented backgrounds, including women and young people of color, to pursue careers in science and medicine. She is a coveted speaker and encouraging spokeswoman on issues of women and people of color, particularly in the surgical profession.” August 2014
Anne-Lise Maag, MD Resident Research Day Clinical Presentation Award Dr. Maag was asked to present her abstract “The Use of Error Analysis to Assess Resident Performance” at the UW Resident Research Day and was awarded the Clinical Presentation Award. 2014
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Carla Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS
Winning Poster Presentation At the Medicine Meets Virtual Reality (MMVR) conference in February 2014, the Pugh lab team received a certificate for its winning poster presentation “Modification of the Pelvic Examination Simulator for the Developing World.” Ten winning posters were selected by a jury of committee members from 70 posters displayed. 2014
Shannon DiMarco, BA Executive Education Grant Selected by the Professional Development and Recognition Committee of the Academic Staff Assembly in conjunction with the Wisconsin School of Business, Shannon was awarded a grant to take a continuing education course in July 2014. Shannon was selected as one of five recipients of this award and will be continuing her education in accounting and finance. 2014
Carla Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS Brava Magazine’s “Women to Watch” Dr. Pugh was featured as one of five University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health faculty members among Madison’s “Women to Watch” in the January, 2014 issue of Brava magazine. The magazine highlights “inspiring, innovative and empowering women who enrich Madison.” 2014
Carla Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers 2011
Carla Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS Marquis “Who’s Who in America” 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2014
Carla Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS Scholarship Recipient: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Centennial Scholars Program 2004 Copyright © 2016 The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System