2020 – 2021 Award Review Committees

Investigator-Initiated Award Review Committee

Mandate

The Investigator-Initiated Awards Review Committee provides evaluation of the scientific quality and potential impact of applications for the following awards: Focused Projects Award – Humanitarian/Educational and Strategic Research Award. The committee will provide award application critiques, summaries, and scores to the AASM Foundation Executive Committee and Board of Directors to make final funding decisions.

Members

Chair: Constance Fung, MD
Vice Chair: Michael Grandner, PhD
Michelle Cao, MD
Lourdes DelRosso, MD, M.Ed
Mahadevappa Hunasikatti, MD
Christina McCrae, PhD
Judith Owens, MD, MPH
Ankit Parekh, PhD
Susan Redline, MD, MPH
Katie Stone, PhD

Career Development Award Review Committee

Mandate

The Career Development Awards Review Committee provides evaluation of the scientific quality and potential impact of applications for the following awards: ABSM Junior Faculty Award, Bridge to Success Award for Early Career Investigators, Bridge to Success Award for Mid-Career/Senior Investigators, Focused Projects Award for Junior Investigators, and Physician Scientist Training Award. The committee will provide award application critiques, summaries, and scores to the AASM Foundation Executive Committee and Board of Directors to make final funding decisions.

Members

Chair: Ronald Szymusiak, PhD
Vice Chair: Susmita Chowdhuri, MD
Suzanne Bertisch, MD, MPH
Martica Hall, PhD
Jonathan Jun, MD
Kiran Maski, MD, MPH
Nirinjini Naidoo, PhD
Ruth O’Hara, PhD
David Plante, MD, PhD
Alberto Ramos, MD, MSPH
Nancy Redeker, PhD, RN
Ignacio Tapia, MD
Andrew Varga, MD, PhD