Dennis M. Bier, M.D.
Appointed: Board of Trustees, International Life
Sciences Institute North America , January 2003.
Recipient: Bluebonnet Award for Research Excellence,
Texas Dietetic Association, Houston , TX , April 2003.
Kenneth Ellis, Ph.D.
Recipient: Avanelle Kirksey Lectureship, Purdue
University , West Lafayette , IN , January 2003.
Gerard Karsenty, M.D., Ph.D.
Appointed: Wellcome Burroughs visiting professor,
McGill University , Montreal , Canada , November 2002.
Elected: Board of Directors, International Bone
and Mineral Society, June 2003.
Buford L. Nichols, M.D.
Recipient: Shwachman Award, North American
Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and
Nutrition, San Antonio, TX, October 2002.
E. O'Brian Smith, Ph.D.
Recipient: Award Of Excellence In Teaching And The
Pursuit Of Research, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor
College of Medicine, Houston, TX, February 2003.