Poetry For Kids

  • ​2016 Award: Certificate of Recognition for "Amazing Service" to Patients (August)
  • 2016 Recipient of the Carol and Tom R. DeMeester Traveling Fellowship for Surgeons offered by the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 
  • 2016 Award: Certificate of Recognition for "Amazing Service" to Patients (February)
  • 2014 Affiliate member, Publication Integrity & Ethics
  • 2014 Award: Certificate of Recognition for "Amazing Service" to Patients (July)
  • 2014 Award: Certificate of Recognition for "Amazing Service" to Patients (April)
  • 2014 Award: Certificate of Recognition for "Amazing Service" to Patients (January)
  • 2013 Award: Certificate of Recognition for "Amazing Service" to Patients (October)
  • 2011 Member, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • 2011 Member, The Pancreas Club
  • 2010 Member, American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  • 2009 Honorary Resident ​Inductee, Gold Humanism Medical Student Honor Society, University of Maryland Medical School
  • 2009 Member, International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  • 2008 Member, Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons 
  • 2005 Member, Society of Surgical Oncology
  • 2004 Resident Research Award, Surgical Infection Society
  • 2004 First-Place Award, ACS Committee on Trauma Regional Residents' Competition
  • 2004 Member, Association for Academic Surgery
  • 2001 Member, American College of Surgeons (Fellow in 2012)
  • 1998 Winner, The New Physician Annual Poetry Contest
  • 1997 Member, American Medical Association
  • 1997 Member, SX Scientific Research Society
  • 1995 Departmental Award for Excellence in Modern Languages, Creighton University
  • 1994 Award for Outstanding Performance as Teaching Assistant, Creighton University Department of Chemistry 
  • 1994 Award for Best of Show, Award for Sculpture, Creighton University Annual Juried Art Show
  • 1994 Member, GSE Chemistry Honor Society
  • 1993 Member, Spanish Club, Creighton University
  • 1993 Member, FST Philosophy Honor Society
  • 1992 Member, Chemistry Club, Creighton University

Awards, Honors, Memberships