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Assembly on Pulmonary Infections & Tuberculosis Junior-level Peer Recognition Award

Meet the 2022 Winner: Keira Cohen, MD

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Dr. Keira Cohen received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.  After completing both Internal Medicine residency and Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts, she was appointed as an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.  She served as the founding director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Nontuberculous Mycobacteria and Bronchiectasis.  Recently she joined Janssen Pharmaceuticals as a Senior Medical Director in Early Clinical Development for Infectious Diseases


Description:

This award is given to a PI-TB member with a record of a clear commitment to PI-TB and ATS, advancing their missions, and with a contribution(s) to the PI-TB Assembly in the area(s) of research, clinical care, teaching, or service (not necessarily leadership).

Criteria:

  • In-training, Instructor, Assistant Professor, or equivalent
  • Within 10 years from having completed postdoctoral or clinical training, excluding time off for personal circumstances
  • PI-TB Assembly Member (primary or secondary)
  • Contribution(s) to the PI-TB Assembly and/or ATS in basic science, translational science, epidemiology, public health and/or “bedside to the community” (implementation) research, clinical care, teaching, or service (not necessarily leadership).
  • Junior-Level nominees may be considered alternatively for a Rising Star Award, based on research.

Submit:

  • Nomination letter from sponsor(s) (*2 page limit, using this template)
  • Updated candidate CV

 

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View Previous Award Recipients

2021 - Jennifer Honda, Ph.D

2020 -  Alexandra Pragman, MD, PhD

2019 - Bashar S. Statieh, MD

2018 - Christina Yoon, MD, MPH, MSCR

2017 - Amali E. Samarasinghe, PhD

2016 - Oriol Sibila, MD, PhD

2015 - Sushma K. Cribbs, MD, MSCR

2014 - Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhD