USF Health faculty, including retired and emeritus, honored at university-wide awards reception

USF Health retired and emeritus faculty members were among those recognized Nov. 9 at the 2015 USF Faculty Honors and Awards Reception, an event held each year to recognize the successes of USF faculty.

Charles J. Lockwood, MD, senior vice president for USF Health and dean of the Morsani College of Medicine presented the Retired & Emeritus Faculty Awards recognizing “honorable service to the community” by  Robert Belsole, MD, Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine; Dr. H. James Browlee, MD, Family Medicine; Peter Fabri, MD, Surgery; Allan Goldman, MD, Internal Medicine; Richard Schrot, MD, Family Medicine; William Spellacy, MD  (posthumous), Obstetrics and Gynecology; and Loris Thomas, Nursing.


From left: Dr. Charles J. Lockwood, senior vice president for USF Health and dean, Morsani College of Medicine with Retired & Emeritus Faculty Award recipient Dr. H. James Brownlee, Family Medicine, and USF President Judy Genshaft.


Dr. Lockwood with Retired & Emeritus Faculty Award recipient Dr. Allan Goldman, Internal Medicine, and President Genshaft.

Other USF Health faculty members recognized at the annual ceremony were Yu Chen, PhD, Molecular Medicine, and Umesh Jinwal, PhD, Pharmaceutical Science — both of whom received the university’s Excellence in Innovation Awards for their exceptional research and innovation.

John Mayer, DC, PhD, School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, and Cindy Munro, PhD, College of Nursing, were honored for receiving the university’s Faculty Outstanding Research Achievement Awards recognizing national and international peer recognition for their research accomplishments in the previous calendar year.