The Edward A. Dickson Emeritus Professorship Award

Past Recipients

2017-19
Adrian Gelb, MB,CHB, Professor Emeritus, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care
Proposal: Medicine Fostering Quality and Safety in Anesthetic Practice in the Developing World 
Sarah Macfarlane, PhD, MScProfessor Emerita, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Proposal: Making data available to global health 
(John) Colin Partridge, MD, MPH, Professor Emeritus, Department of Pediatrics/ Neonatology
Proposal: Cross-cultural differences in utilities for disability: a multi-national study in the developing world 

2016-18
Virginia Carrieri-Kohlman, RN, MS, PhD, Professor of Physiological Nursing, Emerita
Proposal: The Measurement of Dyspnea: Translation To Clinical Practice
James Cleaver, PhD, Professor of Dermatology and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Emeritus
Proposal: Chemotherapy and DNA Repair
John Gordon Frierson, BA, MD, Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Emeritus
Proposal: Research on the History of the Angel Island Quarantine Station

2015-17
Kathleen Puntillo, RN, PhD, Professor of Nursing, Emerita
Proposal: Translating Research into Practice: Palliation of Thirst in Intensive Care Unit Patients
Louis F. Reichardt, PhD, Professor of Physiology and Biochemistry/Biophysics, Emeritus
Proposal: Web production of videos illustrating scientific approaches to major medical challenges through collaboration with iBioSeminars
Robert H. Levin, PharmD, FASHP, FCSHP, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Emeritus
Proposal: Implementation of California SB 493 for students, residents, faculty, & alumni

2014-15
M. Michael Thaler, MD, MA, Professor of Pediatrics, Emeritus
Proposal: 'Premature' Cancer Research at UCSF: The Rise and Fall of the Laboratory of Experimental Oncology, 1947-53.

2013-16
Edward J. Goetzl, MD, Robert L. Kroc Professor of Medicine and Immunology, Emeritus
Proposal: Cellular membrane vesicle diagnostics in neurodegenerative diseases.
Philip L. Ballard, MD, PhD,
Professor of Pediatrics, Emeritus
Proposal: Genetic contributions to infant chronic lung disease.
Roger Cooke, PhD, Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Emeritus Principal Investigator, Cooke Lab
Proposal: The Super relaxed state in Muscle as a target for combating obesity and type 2 diabetes.
H. William Taeusch, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Emeritus
Proposal: Combined Polymer Therapy for Improved Surfactant Treatment of ALI/ARDS.

2012-15
Juan Korenbrot, PhD, Professor of Physiology, Emeritus
Richard A. Smith, DDS, Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Emeritus

2011-14
Melvin Cheitlin, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emeritus
James Cleaver, PhD, Professor of Dermatology and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Emeritus
John Murray, MD, Professor of Pulmonary Medicine, Emeritus

2010-13
Nancy Byl, PT, MPH, PhD, FAPTA, Professor of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, Emerita
W. Dilworth Cannon, MD, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Emeritus
Ernest Newbrun, PhD, DMD, Professor of Cell and Tissue Biology, Emeritus
Edward Sickles, MD, FACR, Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Emeritus