Dr. Eugenio Capitle received the 2018 Golden Apple Award. Drs. Alla Fayngersh and Andrew Bermanreceived the 2017 Golden Apple Award from the medical students for teaching excellence. Drs. Alla Fayngersh and David Cennimo received the 2016 Golden Apple Award; Drs. David Cennimo and Alex Tentler received 2015 Golden Apple Awards; Drs. David Cennimo, Andrew Berman, Alla Fayngersh, Ralph Oriscello, Eugenio Capitle, and Lillian Pliner received 2014 Golden Apples. This year, 24 other medicine faculty were also nominated for this prestigious honor.
Dr. Alla Fayngersh was selected to recite the Hippocratic oath at the 2015 Convocation. Prior gonfalon bearers include Drs. Neil Kothari and Christine Gerula. Dr. Andrew Berman received the 2014 Excellence in Teaching Award at NJMS Convocation. Prior winners include Drs. Zaza Cohen, Robert Fede, Jo-Ann Reteguiz, Christine Gerula, and Neil Kothari. Dr. Steven Schutzer received the 2011 UMDNJ Foundation’s Excellence in Research Award. Dr. David Alland also received this award in 2008.
Drs. Jules Gardin, Andrew Berman, David Bleich, Eugenio Capitle, David Cennimo, Christine Gerula, Marc Klapholz, Maya Raghuwanshi, Robert Schwartz and Alan Wolff have been named amongst Castle Connolly's 2017 list of Top Jersey Doctors.
Medicine faculty at Rutgers currently have over $15 million in extramural grants to fund a variety of interesting and innovative research projects.