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GI Staff

WRNMMC/GI staff members have practiced at
For National Security reasons WRNMMC does not list the names of our staff providers.
  • Adventist Shady Grove Hospital, Maryland
  • Boston University Medical Center
  • Boston City Hospital
  • Capital Hill Hospital, Washington, DC
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • DC General Hospital, DC
  • Duke University Medical Center
  • Fair Oaks Hospital, Fairfax, Virginia
  • Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, Colorado
  • Foote Hospital, Michigan
  • Georgetown Univ Hospital, DC
  • Harbor UCLA Medical Center, California
  • Harvard University School of Medicine, Massachusetts
  • Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring, Maryland
  • Howard County General Hospital, Maryland
  • Human Health Care, Chicago
  • INOVA Hospital, Fairfax, Virginia
  • Kaiser Permanente, Maryland
  • Lenox Hill Hospital, New York
  • Loyola University Medical Center, IL
  • Meir Hospital, Israel
  • Michael Reese Medical Center, Chicago
  • Montgomery General Hospital, Olney, Maryland
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York
  • National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
  • Naval Health Clinic, Great Lakes, IL
  • Naval Hospital/Bremerton, Washington
  • Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, NC
  • Naval Hospital/Guam
  • Naval Hospital/Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
  • Naval Hospital/Oakland, Calif
  • Naval Hospital/Oak Harbor, Washington
  • Naval Hospital/Oceana, Virginia
  • Naval Hospital/Oceanside, California
  • Navy Hospital/Parris Island, South Carolina
  • Naval Hospital Pensacola
  • Naval Medical Center/Little Creek, Virginia
  • Naval Medical Center/Okinawa, Japan
  • Naval Medical Clinic/Hawaii
  • Naval Medical Center/Portsmouth, Virginia
  • Naval Medical Center/San Diego
  • Naval Medical Center Yokosuka, Japan
  • New York University Medical Center
  • North Chicago VA Hospital
  • North County Health Clinic, Reston, Virginia
  • Rockford Health Systems ILL
  • Southbend Clinic, Indiana
  • Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • University Community Hospital, Tampa
  • University of Chicago, Illinois
  • University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore
  • University of Michigan Hospital
  • V.A. Medical Center, Washington DC
  • Virginia Hospital Center, Fairfax
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington DC
  • Washington Hospital Center, DC

Staff Educational Background
For National Security reasons WRNMMC does not list the names of our staff providers. The providers on the Gastroenterology staff have degrees from 34 different institutions of higher learning and medical schools.
  • Austin Peay State University
  • Brown University
  • Central Connecticut State University
  • Cornel University
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • George Mason University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Loyola University (IL) Strich School of Medicine
  • Mount Sanai School of Medicine, NY
  • New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Oklahoma State Univ
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Russell Sage College
  • State University of New York
  • St Josephs College (Maine)
  • Temple University School of Medicine
  • Tulane University
  • Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences
  • United States Naval Academy
  • University of California
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Hawaii
  • University of Maine
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Nebraska
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Puerto Rico
  • University of Tenn College of Medicine
  • University of Texas
  • Vanderbilt University
  • West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Awards & Recognition
For National Security reasons WRNMMC does not list the names of our staff providers. As a patient you can have complete confidence with an WRNMMC/GI provider. Members of the GI staff collectively have over 100 years of Gastroenterology experience and have performed more than 50,000 procedures.

2012 James Leonard Award for Excellence in Teaching USUHS
2011 Winner of the American College of Gastroenterology's national GI Jeopardy competition
2011 William Beaumont Award for Outstanding Researcher in Gastroenterology
2009 Berry Award for Overall Outstanding Fellow, San Antonio University
2008 ACG/Olympus Colorectal Cancer Prevention Award
2006 Portsmouth Naval Medical Center Resident of the Year
2006 Portsmouth Naval Medical Center Aequanimitas Award for Patient Care
2006 Winner of the Navy-wide Researd Competition
2006 Winner of the WRNMMC's Annual Research Competition
2005 Outstanding Resident in Clinical Research
2005 Portsmouth Naval Medical Center Resident of the Year
2004 WRNMMC Internal Medicine Fellow of the Year
2000 Winner of the WRNMMC's Annual Research Competition
2002 Winner of the WRNMMC's Annual Research Competition
2002 Winner of the ACG/Naomi Nakao Genter Based Research Award
2002 Outstanding Internist at a Naval Hospital, ACP/American Society of Internal Medicine
1999 WRNMMC Civilian Nurse of the Year
1997 Vanderbilt University Albert Weinstein Prize for Medicine
1994 West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine Russell C. MCCaughlin Scholarship
1993 USNaval Academy Karl Montor Leadership Prize
1992 USUHS Dean's Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement
1987 University of Texas Marquis G. Eaton Accounting Scholarship
1982 University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine -Richard Reilly Prize in Gastroenterology.

Professional Affiliations
Members of the G.I. staff belong to these medical and professional organizations:

Association of Clinical Research Professionals
Association of Military Surgeons
American Board of Internal Medicine
American College of Gastroenterology
American College of Physicians
American College of Physician Executives
American College of Radiology
American Gastroenterology Association
American Medical Association
American Roentgen Ray Society
American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Chicago Society of Gastroenterology
Crohns and Colitis Foundation of America
Gastroenterology Research Group
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
National Board of Medical Examiners
National Commission on Digestive Diseases
National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC)
Radiological Society of North America
Society for Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates
Society of Clinical Research Associates


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