Recent Awards

Sonya Borrero, MD, MS

Mid-Career Research Mentorship Award, Society of General Internal Medicine

Distinguished Research Mentor Award, Institute for Clinical Research Education (ICRE), University of Pittsburgh

Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD

Visionary Award, Pittsburgh Action Against Rape (PAAR) 

Mehret Birru Talabi, MD, PhD

Distinguished Fellow Award , American College of Rheumatology

Holly Thomas, MD, MS

Award for Research on Women’s Sexual Health North American Menopause Society

New Investigator Award, North American Menopause Society

Melissa McNeil, MD, MPH

Women of Distinction Award, Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania

Career Achievement in Medical Education Award, Society of General Internal Medicine

Rebecca Thurston, PhD

Induction as the President of the North American Menopause Society


Past Awards

  • 2015  Distinguished Professional Award, Center for Victims, Pittsburgh PA (Elizabeth Miller)
  • 2015  Third Year Fellowship Grant, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (Traci Kazmerski)
  • 2014  Women’s Health Presentation Award for Best Poster Abstract, Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting (Dr. Holly Thomas)
  • 2014   Excellence in Medical Student Research Mentoring Award, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (Dr. Sonya Borrero)
  • 2013   Women and Girls Foundation of Southwestern PA Global Impact Nominee (Dr. Miriam Cremer)
  • 2013   “Best Women’s Health Presentation” at Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting (Dr. Sonya Borrero)
  • 2013   Distinguished Mentor, Institute for Clinical Research Education, University of Pittsburgh (Dr. Liz Miller)
  • 2012   Certificate of Recognition, Teen Dating Violence Awareness, California State Legislature (Dr. Liz Miller)
  • 2012   Best Article Award Nominee, Violence against Women Editorial Board (Dr. Rachel Hess, Dr. Judy Chang)
  • 2012   Making a Difference Award (Dr. Miriam Cremer)