McGovern Medical School

Pediatric nephrologist Joyce P. Samuel, MD, MS is the 2016 inaugural recipient of the Women Faculty Forum Excellence Award in the Rising Star Category. A ceremony for all recipients was held at the McGovern Medical School on May 9th. See UTHealth news report here.


The Women Faculty Forum’s Excellence Awards are a new initiative that recognize outstanding contributions made by women faculty at McGovern Medical School in research, education, and/or clinical service. More information is available at



May 10, 2016