Meritorious Award, Stuart Pharmaceutical’s Cost-Effectiveness Award. 1993.
American Society of Anesthesiologist’s Scholar - Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Burroughs-Wellcome ASA Scholarship Program. 1993.
Chief Resident, Department of Anesthesia, Penn State University College of Medicine. 1994 – 1995.
First Place, Scientific Exhibits, Implementation of Cognitive Science in Anesthesiology Education and Training, American Society of Anesthesiologist’s Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California. 1994.
Continuing and Distance Education Award, Penn State University. 1995.
Arrow International Multi-Media Education in Medical Sciences Fellowship. 1997.
Editor, Anesthesiology Section, The Medical Matrix. 1999 – 2001.
Director, Informatics Education, Department of Anesthesiology. 1999 – 2005.
Editor, web Alerts, Current Anesthesiology Reports. 1999 – 2000.
Section Editor, Anesthesiaweb. 2001.
Director, Human Simulation and Patient Safety Center, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, 2001 – present.
Assistant Dean for Educational Technology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, 2001 – present.
Medical Student Teaching Award, Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 2001.
Research Award for SimDot, 2003 Annual International Meeting on Medical Simulation, San Diego, California, 2003.
Inaugural Secretary, Society for Simulation in Healthcare. 2004 – 2006.
web Editor, Society for Simulation in Healthcare, 2004-2007.
Listserv Moderator, Society for Simulation in Healthcare, 2004-2010.
Editorial Board, Simulation in Healthcare: The Journal of the Society for Medical Simulation. 2005 - 2013.
Evaluation Board, Faculty of 1000, Technology and Monitoring Section of the Anesthesiology and Pain Management Faculty, 2007 - present.
Association of University Anesthesiologists, 2008 - present.
Planning Committee, Leadership Symposium on Digital Media in Health Care 2008, Tampa, Florida 2008.
Best Doctors 2007-2016, Elected by my peers for inclusion in the Best Doctors in America®.
Marquis Who’s Who in America, 2009, 2010, 2011.
Chancellor’s Clinical Leadership in Academic Medicine Program, 2010.
Simmy Award - Most Innovative Educational Strategy, International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 24, 2011.
Briefed the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs (Dr. Jonathan Woodson) at the Federal Medical Simulation and Training Consortium Meeting. Travis Air Force Base, California. February 2012.
Google Glass Explorer - one of 8000 initial recipients of Google Glass to investigating applications in learning, patient care, and healthcare quality / safety.
Teaching Recognition Award - Innovation in Education - International Anesthesiology Research Society - Awarded March 2013, received May 2013 (recognizes and funds novel concepts or applications that improve educational programs and advance the practice of anesthesiology).
Lead Judge: 5th Annual Serious Games and Virtual Environment Arcade and Showcase, International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, New Orleans, LA, January 12, 2015.
Lead Judge: Serious Games / Virtual Environments Arcade and Showcase, Institute of Medicine’s Envisioning the Future of Health Professional Education Public Workshop of the the Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education. Washington, D.C., April 23, 2015. (video...)