Dr. Daisy Sahoo receives the Daniel McCarty Award for Research Excellence
June 27, 2013 College News - Daisy Sahoo, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition), has been awarded the Department of Medicine’s 2013 Daniel McCarty Award for Research Excellence. This award, named for Dr. Daniel McCarty, the 4th MCW Chair of Medicine (1974-1989), is presented to an Assistant Professor or early Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine who demonstrates significant research accomplishment and who shows promise of leadership and mentorship.
Dr. Sahoo was recognized for her studies on HDL-cholesterol metabolism and the role of scavenger receptors in atherosclerosis. Dr. Sahoo, who joined the MCW faculty in 2007, is a member of the Cardiovascular Research Center. She also holds secondary appointments in the Departments of Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Biochemistry.
She received this prestigious award on June 7 at the Department of Medicine Residents’ Graduation Dinner.