Congratulations to Stavros C. Manolagas, M.D., Ph.D., 2017 Recipient of the ASBMR William F. Neuman Award Esteemed Award!
Date: July 20, 2017
The William F. Neuman Award is the ASBMR's oldest and most prestigious award. It recognizes an ASBMR member for outstanding and major scientific contributions in the area of bone and mineral research and for contributions to associates and trainees in teaching, research, and administration. The award includes a $2,000 honorarium and a plaque which is presented at a morning plenary session at the Annual Meeting.
Stavros C. Manolagas, M.D., Ph.D. is Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Professor of Orthopedics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), the Thomas E. Andreoli, M.D., MACP, Clinical Scholar Chair in Internal Medicine, Director of the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Internal Medicine, Director of the UAMS/VA Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases Center, and Chief of the Endocrinology Section of the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System. He received his M.D. degree from the University of Athens, Greece and his Ph.D. from the University of Manchester, UK. Prior to his present position, he was a Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism in the Indianapolis VA Medical Center at Indiana University and Associate Professor of Medicine in Residence at the University of California in San Diego. His scholarly contributions have been recognized over the years with the induction to the Association of American Physicians in 1996; the AlliedSignal award for research on aging in 1999; the inaugural Louis V. Avioli Award of ASBMR, 2000; a Doctor Honoris Causa from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, 2007; the International Bone and Mineral Society (IBMS) D. Harold Copp award, 2013; and the William S. Middleton Award of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for achieving international acclaim for research accomplishments in areas of prime importance to VA’s research mission, 2016.