Dr. Myron Genel, professor emeritus of pediatrics (endocrinology) and clinical professor of nursing, will receive an award for Distinguished Service on May 22 from the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (CASE).
Genel is being honored for his outstanding leadership as an academy officer, member of council and executive editor of the CASE Bulletin. The CASE Governing Council created the Distinguished Service Award in 2010 to honor members who have provided outstanding service to the Academy. CASE will present the award at its 42nd Annual Meeting and Dinner at the University of Connecticut in Storrs.
Genel joined the School of Medicine faculty in 1971 and was associate dean for government and community affairs from 1985 to 2004. Previously he was chief of the section of pediatric endocrinology and program director of the Children's Clinical Research Center.
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