July 31, 2000
Volume XXXIII, No. 30



In Memoriam




Dr. John King, rehabilitation medicine, received the Distinguished Alumni Award from Baylor College of Medicine for his contributions to the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation.

Cheryl Ross Staats, acute nursing care, was elected co-chair of the Governance Committee for the U.T. System Faculty Advisory Council for 2000–2001.

Dr. Roger McCarter, physiology, associate director of the Aging Research and Education Center, has been voted chair-elect of the Biological Sciences Section of the Gerontological Society of America.

Dr. Patricia Parker, urology, is this year’s recipient of the 2000 Pfizer Scholars in Urology Grant. The award honors outstanding physicians who have made important contributions to research and patient care in urology.

The Print Shop Production Design Team won the marketing awards for small festivals from the Texas Festivals and Events Association for the pin, brochure and poster the team designed for Fiesta de Tejas 2000.