Tamara Hershey, PhD, a professor of radiology and psychiatry, has been named as lab chief of the Neuroimaging Laboratory (NIL). She succeeds Marcus E. Raichle, MD, the Alan A. and Edith L. Wolff Distinguished Professor in Medicine, who established the interdisciplinary research laboratory during the 1970s.
Samuel Achilefu, PhD, the Michel M. Ter-Pogossian Professor of Radiology, has been elected as a fellow to the Royal Society of Chemistry and to The Optical Society.
Joe Ackerman, professor of radiology and the William Greenleaf Eliot Professor of Chemistry, received the 2015 Arts & Sciences Leadership Award.
Vamsi Narra, MD, was one of four physicians at the medical school to receive a Distinguished Clinician Award at the 2015 Faculty Recognition reception.