Distinguished USF Health Professor

About the USF Health Distinguished Professor Award

The title of Distinguished USF Health Professor recognizes senior members of the USF Health faculty who hold the rank of Professor and have distinguished themselves exceptionally among their peers both within and outside of the University. The title is awarded through a process of nomination and external/internal peer review and identifies those holding it as outstanding members of their profession.

If there are questions, please contact Dr. Phil Marty, Associate Vice President, Office of Research, at pmarty@health.usf.edu.

Distinguished USF Health Professor Award

The title of Distinguished USF Health Professor recognizes senior members of the USF Health Faculty who hold the rank of Professor and have distinguished themselves among their peers both within and outside the University. The title is awarded through a process of nomination and external peer review and identifies those holding it as outstanding members of their profession.

  • Guidelines AMENDED 12/4/09
  • 2010-11 Timeline

2014 Distinguished USF Health Professors

Morsani College of Medicine

  • David Birk, PhD
  • Cesario Borlongan, PhD

2013 Distinguished USF Health Professors

College of Nursing

  • Kevin Kip, PhD

College of Public Health

  • John H. Adams, PhD

2012 Distinguished USF Health Professors

College of Medicine

  • Shyam Mohapatra, PhD, MBA

College of Public Health

  • Dennis E. Kyle, PhD

2011 Distinguished USF Health Professors

College of Public Health

  • Thomas Unnasch, PhD

2010 Distinguished USF Health Professors

Morsani College of Medicine

  • Ben Djulbegovic, MD, ScD
  • David Morgan, PhD

2009 Distinguished USF Health Professors

  • No Awards Given in 2009

2008 Distinguished USF Health Professors

Morsani College of Medicine

  • David V. Sheehan, MD, MBA

College of Nursing

  • Susan C. McMillan, PhD, RN

College of Public Health

  • C. Hendricks Brown, PhD

2007 Distinguished USF Health Professors (Inaugural Year)

Morsani College of Medicine

  • Michael J. Barber, DPhil
  • Jeffrey P. Krischer, PhD
  • Bruce G. Lindsey, PhD
  • Richard F. Lockey, MD

College of Nursing

  • Mary Evans, RN, PhD

College of Public Health

  • Carol Bryant, PhD

Distinguished USF Professor Awardees

  • Russ Kirby, PhD
  • Santo Nicosia, MD
  • Paul Sanberg, PhD, DSc, MD
  • Jay Wolfson, DrPH, JD