ABC WORLD NEWS with Charles Gibson Persons of the Year
Associate Professor of Surgery – Temple University School of Medicine
United States Army Reserve Medical Corps – Major, Combat Surgeon
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Fellow, American College of Surgery
Fellow, International College of Surgery
Ellis Island Medal of Honor Society
Chi Phi Fraternity
Outstanding Alumni Award
Penn State Eberly College of Science
Outstanding Alumni Award 2008
Fellowship – American College of Surgeons
Fellowship – International College of Surgeons
Main Line Magazine Today – Top Doc – 2008
Ameri-Health / NJ Biz ” Physician of the Year ” – 2008
Temple University Honored Alumnus Award
United States Army Reserve:
Operation Enduring Freedom – 2006, 2007
Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal– highest humanitarian honor in U.S. Army
Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran – 2008
Army Commendation Medal
Operation Iraqi Freedom Medal
National Award Recognition:
Trumpet Award – 2008
Ellis Island Medal of Honor
ABC NEWS World Report with Peter Jennings – ” Person of the Week”
Men’s Health Magazine – 2008 International Health Hero
Named one of Essence Magazine ” Do Right Men ”
Frances Black Humanitarian Award in Healthcare – Friend’s Health Connection



ii.Northwest Medical Teams International

iii.Penn State University – Eberly College of Science: Moss Scholars Fellowship

iv.Trumpet Awards Foundation –