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Awards Committee


To nominate to the Board of Regents recipients of College awards as determined by the Board of Regents, nominate candidates for Mastership, and recommend award and Mastership policy.

Composition (10)

Chair, who is a Regent; Vice-Chair, who is a Governor; eight members, including one Regent, one Governor, and six other Masters or Fellows.


Chair, Vice Chair, and members-at-large serve one year terms renewable up to three times for a total of four years, unless extended by the Chair, BOR.

2018-19 Members

Heather E. Gantzer, MD, FACP, Chair
Internist, General Internal Medicine
Park Nicollet Clinic
Nocturnist, Park Nicollet Hospitalist Program
Methodist Hospital
Specialties: IM/Hospital Medicine

Elisa I. Choi, MD, FACP, Vice Chair
(Governor) Massachusetts
Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases/HIV Medicine Specialist
Harvard Medical School Faculty
Boston, MA
Specialies: ID, IM

Rebecca A. Andrews, MS, MD, FACP
(Governor) Connecticut
Director of Ambulatory Education
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
Associate Professor of Medicine
CT Institute of Primary Care Innovation
Farmington, CT
Specialties: IM, CD

Thomas A. Bledsoe, MD, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Governor St. Primary Care Center
University Medicine Foundation
Providence, RI
Specialty: IM

Robert (Dobbin) T. Chow, MD MACP
Baltimore, MD
Specialty: IM

Jeffrey B. Cole, MD, MACP
Chesapeake, VA
Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

Rajesh Gulati, MD, FACP
Yorba Linda, CA
Specialties: IM

Phyllis A. Guze, MD, MACP
Professor of Medicine, Emeritus
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA
Specialties: IM, ID

Angela C. Johnson, MD, FACP
Baton Rouge, LA
Specialties: IM, Hospital Medicine

Ann B. Nattinger, MD, MACP
Milwaukee, WI
Specialties: IM/Hospital Medicine

Staff Liaison: Meghann Williams