Resident Awards

American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Award Recipients

Enhanced Resident Leadership Program

            2022: Caitlin Hof

            2019: Neda Zarghami

Resident Scholarship  to the Annual Meeting

            2022: Karina Gonzalez Otarula

            2018: Nick Streicher, Neda Zarghami

Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis (ACTRIMS) Forum Educational Grant Travel Award

2018: Kanika Sharma

Association of Indian Neurologists in America (AINA) Trainee Award

2020: Kanika Sharma (2nd place)

Department of Neurology Medical Student Teaching Award

2023: Erik Arneson, Kaancan Deniz, Oday Halhouli

2022: Erik Arneson

2021: Caitlin Hof

2020: Lama Abdel Wahed

2019: Jeff Karduck

2018: Jeff Karduck, Aldo Mendez Ruiz, Nick Streicher

2017: Dan Anderson, Lael Stander, Nick Streicher

2016: Amir Shaban

2015: Keith Kohout

2014: Lara Lazarre

2013: Jeff Boyle

Fellow of Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers Annual Meeting Scholar Award

2018: Kanika Sharma

Fincham Award

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2023: Ryan Lechtenberg

2022: Caitlin Hof

2021: Lama Abdel Wahed

2020: Ann VanDeWalle Jones

2019: Alex Eischeid

2018: Dan Anderson

2017: Keith Kohout

2016: Alan Schmitt

2015: Atif Zafar

2014: Paul Flamme

2013: Jeff Boyle

2012: Thuy An "Ann" Hoang-Tienor

2011: Marlan Kay

2010: Scott Strader

2009: William Andrews

2008: Shaun Christenson

2007: Rebecca Caillier

2006: Chad Yucus

2005: Nicole Liebentritt

2004: Ana Recober-Montilla

2003: Paul Genilo

2002: Jody Neer

Senior Resident Teacher Award

2023: Ryan Lechtenberg

2022: Amjad Elmashala

2021: Lama Abdel Wahed

2019: Jeff Karduck

2018: Faisal Fecto

U of IA GME Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award for Residents and Fellows

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2022:

Guanghao "Max" Liu (recipient)

Amjad Elmashala (nominee)

2021:

            Lama Abdel Wahed (nominee)

            Rami Fakih (nominee)

            Mikenzy Fassel (nominee)

            Caitlin Hof (nominee)

            Guanghao “Max” Liu (nominee)

2020:

            Lama Abdel Wahed (nominee)

            Oday Halhouli (nominee)

U of IA Internal Medicine Internship Resident of the Year

2019: Amjad Elmashala (top 5 nominee)