UCSF

Faculty Honors and Awards

Recipient Honor or award

2020

Sabrina Ronen Negendank Memorial lecture at the ISMRM MR
Akinyemi Oni-Orisan Darrell Abernethy Early Stage Investigator Award
Steven Altschuler Aspire Award - Mark Foundation
Tejal Desai Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
Aimee Kao Derek Denny-Brown Young Neurological Scholar Award - American Neurological Association
Tejal Desai Judith Pool Award from Northern California Association for Women in Science
Michelle Arkin Dean's Apple Teaching Award, School of Pharmacy, University of California Can Francisco
Deanna Kroetz Dean's Apple Award for Teaching, School of Pharmacy, University of California Can Francisco
Deanna Kroetz Bristol-Myers Squibb Mentorship in Clinical Pharmacology Award, American College of Clinical Pharmacology
Michael Evans Dean's Apple Award for Teaching, School of Pharmacy, University of California Can Francisco
Michael Evans Distinguished Investigator Award, The Academy for Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research

2019

Shuvo Roy Dean's Apple Award from School of Pharmacy
Atul Butte Elected into the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE)
Tejal Desai Fellow of International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering (IAMBE)
Stephan Sanders Theodore Reich Young Investigator Award from the International Society of Psychiatric Genetics
Jeremy Willsey Young Investigator Award, Tourette Association of America
Michelle Arkin Briggs Lecture, University of Texas Health San Antonio
Deanna Kroetz Mentor Award, American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Deanna Kroetz Dean's Apple Award for Teaching, School of Pharmacy, University of California Can Francisco
Michael Evans LAM Foundation pilot award

2018

Esteban Burchard Apple Teaching Award
Esteban Burchard San Francisco State University Alumni Hall of Fame
Esteban Burchard Lifetime Achievement Award National Medical Association Allergy and Immunology Section
Brian Shoichet Clarivate Highly Cited Researcher
Aimee Kao Glenn Award for Research in Biological Mechanisms of Aging” from the Glenn Foundation for Medical
Andrej Sali Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
Michelle Arkin Ono Pharma Foundation Breakthrough Chemical Biology Award
Michelle Arkin Webster-Sibilsky Keynote Lecture, University of Illinois, Chicago
Michelle Arkin Dean's Apple Teaching Award, School of Pharmacy, University of California Can Francisco
Deanna Kroetz Elected Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
Deanna Kroetz University of Washington School of Pharmacy Distinguished Alumnus Award for Excellence in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research
Deanna Kroetz Dean's Apple Award for Teaching, School of Pharmacy, University of California Can Francisco

2017

Charles S. Craik American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Jeremy Willsey Top 5 Research Articles, Neuron
Jeremy Willsey Trailblazer Award, Weill Institute of Neurosciences, UC San Francisco
Jeremy Willsey Bold and Basic Award, QBI, UC San Francisco
Michael Evans American Brain Tumor Association Discovery Award
Michael Evans TS Alliance research award
Michael Evans American Cancer Society Research Scholar

2016

Les Benet UCSF Graduate Students' Association (GSA) Outstanding Faculty Mentorship Award - UCSF GSA
Charles S. Craik Protein Society Emil Thomas Kaiser Award
Les Benet Remington Honor Medal American Pharmacists Association
Bruce Conklin Distinguished Alumni Award, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Lauren Weiss Chancellor's Award for the Advancement of Women
Deanna Kroetz Dean's Apple Award for Teaching

2015

Tejal Desai National Academy of Medicine
William Weiss Ross K. MacNeill Foundation Award
Kathy Giacomini Distinguished Investigator Award American College of Clinical Pharmacology
Ophir Klein American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow
Ophir Klein E. Mead Johnson Award - Society for Pediatric Research
Esteban Gonzales Burchard Advisor to the NIH Director Presidential Precision Medicine Initiative
Allan Balmain Fellow of the Royal Society
Jim Wells American Academy of Arts and Sciences

2014

Mark Von Zastrow Royer Award for Academic Excellence in Neurology and Psychiatry
Ophir Klein Larry L. Hillblom Distinguished Professor in Craniofacial Anomalies
James Fraser Packard Fellow
James Fraser Pew Scholar
James Fraser Searle Scholar
Nadav Ahituv ASCPT Leon I. Goldberg Young Investigator Award
Deanna Kroetz Northern California Association for Women in Science Judith Pool Award for Mentoring
Michael Fischbach Burroughs Wellcome Fund Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Award
Matthew Jacobson Sloan Fellow in Computational Biology
Charles S. Craik National Academy of Inventors
James Fraser Pew Scholar
James Fraser Packard Fellow
Matthew Jacobson PharmD Dean's Innovation in Education

2013

Ophir Klein CIRM Physician Scientist Award
Ophir Klein American Society for Clinical Investigation
Ophir Klein UCSF Graduate Students' Association (GSA) Outstanding Faculty Mentorship Award - UCSF GSA
Alan Wu Honorary Professor - TEDA International Cardiovascular Hospital - Tianjin Medical University
Esteban Gonzales Burchard American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) Documentary
Michael Evans Poster Award, World Molecular Imaging Congress
Michael Evans David H. Koch Young Investigator Award, Prostate Cancer Foundation

2012

Kathy Giacomini DeWitt Stetten Lecturer National Institute of General Medical Sciences 50th Anniversary
Matthew Jacobson QB3 Briding the Gap Award
Shuvo Roy Innovation Pathway Award - FDA's End Stage Renal Disease Innovation Challenge
Shuvo Roy Rising Star Award - BayBio Pantheon
Alan Wu Simon Dack Award for Outstanding Scholarship - Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Alan Wu Simon Dack Award for Outstanding Scholarship - Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Michael Evans Pathway to Independence Award, NCI

2011

Mark Von Zastrow Institute of Medicine (National Academy of Medicine) U.S. National Academies
Melanie Ott Heinrich Pette Institute Leibniz Institute for Experimental Virology Scientific Advisory Board Member
Kathy Giacomini Scheele Award Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Scientists
Brian Shoichet Society for Biological Screening Accomplishment Award
James Fraser Nicholas Cozzarelli Prize for the Best Dissertation MCB - UC Berkeley
James Fraser Early Independence Award NIH
Michael Fischbach Packard Fellow
Michael Fischbach Medical Research Award W.M Keck Foundation
Bruce Conklin California Academy of Sciences Fellow

2010

Ophir Klein NIH New Innovator Award
Lauren Weiss NIH New Innovator Award
Lauren Weiss NARSAD Young Investigator Award
James Fraser Warren DeLano Award for Structural Bioinformatics
Michael Fischbach Sandler Foundation Opportunity Award - Program for Breakthrough Biomedical Research
Michael Fischbach NIH New Innovator Award

2009

William Weiss UCSF Institute for Molecular Medicine Founding Member
Kathy Giacomini Outstanding Mentor Award Postdoctoral Scholars Association - University of California San Francisco
Kathy Giacomini Rawls-Palmer Progress in Medicine Award American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Ophir Klein March of Dimes Basil O'Connor Starter Award - March of Dimes Foundation
Ophir Klein Harold M. Frost Young Investigator Award - American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR)
Lauren Weiss AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar
Esteban Gonzales Burchard American Society of Clinical Investigators

2008

Melanie Ott Thomas N. Burbridge Award
Melanie Ott UCSF Chancellors Award for Public Service
Ophir Klein Society for Pediatric Research - Elected member
Ophir Klein Society for Pediatric Research - Elected member
Lauren Weiss Staglin Family Assistant Professorship
Deanna Kroetz American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists - Elected Fellow
Bruce Conklin Scientific American 50 Award

2007

Kathy Giacomini Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technology Japan International Woman Scientist Award
Kathy Giacomini Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress Research Achievement Award
Shuvo Roy Cleveland Clinic Innovator

2006

William Weiss Burroughs Wellcome Translational Research Award
Melanie Ott Hellman Family Award
Kathy Giacomini Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences Elected Member
Kathy Giacomini American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists Distinguished Scientist Award in Drug Metabolism
Matthew Jacobson UCSF School of Pharmacy Dean’s Recognition for Excellence in Teaching

2005

William Weiss UCSF Sandler Program in Basic Sciences Research Award
Kathy Giacomini Award American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Paul Dawson Biotechnology
Ophir Klein Society for Pediatric Research Fellow Basic Research Award

2004

Mark Von Zastrow American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) Elected Member
Mark Von Zastrow NIH Merit Award
Ophir Klein American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow
Ophir Klein Pediatric Scientist Development Program NICHD Fellow
Matthew Jacobson NSF CAREER Award

2003

Brian Shoichet NSF CAREER Award
Bruce Conklin American Society for Clinical Investigation
Jim Wells Hans Neurath Award

2002

Kathy Giacomini Distinguished Bill Abram's Lectureship U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Deanna Kroetz American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics - Leon I. Goldberg Young Investigator Award

2001

Mark Von Zastrow Friends of Langley Porter Endowed Chair for Psychiatric Research UCSF
Brian Shoichet Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence

1999

Mark Von Zastrow Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers United States Office for Science and Technology Policy
Kathy Giacomini Scientist of the Year International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)
Kathy Giacomini Recognition Award for Distinguished Achievement of a Filipino at UCSF University of California San Francisco

1997

Kathy Giacomini Chancellor's Award for the Advancement of Women University of California San Francisco

1996

Deanna Kroetz American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists Young Investigator Award in Pharmacokinetics - Pharmacodynamics and Drug Metabolism

1995

Deanna Kroetz Josephine S. Failer Alumn Award - Ohio State University College of Pharmacy

1994

Mark Von Zastrow NARSAD Young Investigator Award
Mark Von Zastrow American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Diplomate
Kathy Giacomini Martin Luther King Jr. Award for the Advancement of Minorities University of California San Francisco

1990

Kathy Giacomini American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Leon Goldberg Young Investigator Award