News and Announcements

 

The following faculty have been recognized in 2020: 

  • Andrea Abbott, M.D., MSCR elected Faculty Council Chair-Elect for 2020/2021 and will serve as Faculty Council Chair 2021/2022.
  • Milton Armstrong, M.D. appointed Director to the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
  • E. Ramsay Camp, M.D., MSCR elected a Fellow in the American Surgical Association.
  • Nancy DeMore, M.D. appointed to serve as a Member of the Scientific Program Committee for the Society of Surgical Oncology.
  • Heather Evans, M.D. MS appointed to serve as a member of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign Steering Committee for the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
  • Evert Erkisson, M.D. named Chair of the Lowcountry Regional Trauma Advisory Council (LC-RTAC).
  • Elizabeth Genovese, M.D. MS appointed as the Arterial Research Advisory Committee Chair of the Carolinas Vascular Quality Group.
  • Ashley Hink, M.D. MPH accepted to the 2020 EAST INVEST-C Research Hackathon workshop.
  • Steve Kahn, M.D. named Co- chair of the Lowcountry Regional Trauma Advisory Council (LC-RTAC).
  • Shikhar Mehrotra, Ph.D. named Co-Leader of Hollings Cancer Center; named to the Cecilia and Vincent Peng Endowed Chair in Melanoma and Cutaneous Oncology.
  • Jean Marie Ruddy, M.D. named to the Editorial Board for the Annals of Vascular Surgery.
  • Robert M. Sade, M.D. recognized as an Expert Institute World Expert in Professional Ethics.
  • David Taber, Pharm.D., MS, BCPS awarded the 2020 ACCP Clinical Practice Award by the Board of Regents and members of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.
  • Cynthia Talley, M.D. selected to join the Board of Directors for the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma(EAST).
  • Jared White, M.D. named General Surgery Associate Program Director of Curriculum.
  • T. Karl Byrne, M.D., Satish Nadig, M.D., D.Phil., and Mark Rubinstein,Ph.D. named to MUSC chapter of the National Academy of Inventors.

Distinguished Faculty Recognitions: 

  • E. Douglas Norcross, M.D. awarded the 2020 MUSC Foundation Distinguished Faculty Service Award. The other winners of this award include Drs. Cassandra Salgado and Karen Wager.
  • Evert Eriksson, M.D. awarded the 2020 MUSC Foundation Outstanding Clinician Award.  The other winners of this award include Drs. Andrew Eisemen and Nagraj Kasi.

Promotion and Tenure: 

  • Andrea Abbott, M.D. MSCR  promoted to associate professor
  • Evert Eriksson, M.D. promoted to professor
  • Alicia Renee Privette, M.D. promoted to associate professor
  • M. Lance Tavana, M.D. promoted to associate professor
  • Jason Ulm, M.D. promoted to associate professor