Honors: John Varras, Sandhya Wahi-Gururaj, Aditi Singh, Ranjit Makar, and Laura Culley

Drs. John Varras, Sandhya Wahi-Gururaj, Aditi Singh, Ranjit Makar, and Laura Culley (all Medicine) received awards from the Nevada chapter of the American College of Physicians at its October meeting. All work in the School of Medicine's department of internal medicine. Department chair Varras received the Mentorship Award. Program director Wahi-Gururaj received the Woman Physician of the Year Award. The educator award went to Singh, associate program director. Makar, associate program director, received the Young Physician Award. Culley, associate dean for community engagement, received the Community Engagement Award. 

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