Awards and Honors

Mayo Clinic

  • Executive Dean For Research, January 2013 - present
  • Reuben R. Eisenberg Endowed Professor in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2001-present
  • Research Career Achievement Award, Department of Internal Medicine, 2010
  • Distinguished Investigator, 2008
  • Award for Outstanding Mentorship, Department of Internal Medicine, 2004
  • Outstanding Investigator Award, Department of Internal Medicine, 2002
  • J. Arnold Bargen Award in Gastroenterology, Division of Gastroenterology, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, for Outstanding Performance as a Subspecialty Trainee in Gastroenterology, 1986
  • Eugenie M. Boltz Teaching and Research Scholarship Award in Gastroenterology, Division of Gastroenterology, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, for Outstanding Performance as a Subspecialty Trainee in Gastroenterology, 1985
  • Graduate Travel Award, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, for Excellence in Internal Medicine, 1983

External organizations

  • Best Doctors in America, 2005-2013
  • Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Fellow, American Gastroenterology Association
  • MERIT Award, National Institutes of Health