MCOM Professor earns award from alma mater

Morsani College of Medicine Pediatrics chair Patricia Emmanuel, MD, in the middle of Dolly Duffy, executive director of the University of Notre Dame Alumni Association and Brian Davis, president of the UND alumni board of directors. Courtesy photo.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Pediatrics chair and professor, Patricia Emmanuel, MD, recently received the University of Notre Dame Rev. William D. Reynolds Award in recognition of her lifelong commitment to medical care and fighting infectious diseases.  The award is conferred an alumnus doing exceptional work with youth for the betterment of the quality of life. Dr. Emmanuel, who earned her Bachelor’s from Notre Dame in 1982, has been involved with training medical students, residents for nearly 30 years.  Her clinical and research activities have been focused on HIV in children and pregnant women.   Dr. Emmanuel received her award earlier this year during an event at Notre Dame.