Awards

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MTPI Assembly Junior-level Peer Recognition Award

2015 Awardee

Sushma Cribbs, MD, MSc

The recipient for the 2015 MTPI Junior-level Peer Recognition Award is Sushma Cribbs, MD, MSc.  Sushma completed Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship in 2009 (Emory), and has been an MTPI Assembly member since 2006.  MTPI activities include serving as a chair and co-chair for sessions at ATS Conferences, serving as an invited speaker for ATS sessions (including sessions on career development), serving as a member of the MTPI Early Career Professional Working Group, ATS Members-In-Training Committee, and member of the MTPI Program Committee.  Sushma has presented >15 abstracts at the ATS conferences since 2012, and has numerous achievements reflected in publications and grant support in the area of lung macrophage immunology in chronic HIV infection and susceptibility to respiratory tract infections.


 2014 Awardee

Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhDThe recipient for the 2014 MTPI Junior-level Peer Recognition Award recipient is Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhD.  Charles completed Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship 2009 (Yale), and has been an MTPI Assembly member since 2005.  MTPI activities include serving as facilitator and session chair at ATS Conferences, serving as a member of the Program Committee, and member of the Planning Committee.  Charles also serves as the MTPI Membership Liaison for the ATS, MTPI Junior Membership Working Group co-Chair, and MTPI Executive Committee Junior Faculty Representative.  Charles has numerous achievements reflected in publications and grant support in the area of respiratory tract infections.