Nationally recognized gastroenterologist Jamie S. Barkin, M.D., professor of medicine, is the 2014 recipient of the prestigious American College of Gastroenterology Samuel Weiss Award. Commemorating the College’s founding father, Samuel S. Weiss, M.D., the award recognizes Barkin’s outstanding career service to the American College of Gastroenterology.
Former administrator and faculty member Jorge Guerra, B.S. ’68, M.D. ’72, has watched the University of Miami’s national reputation for excellence grow over the past four decades. A recently retired professor in the Department of Radiology at the Miller School of Medicine, Guerra also has contributed to the University’s success, donating annually to his alma mater for the past 34 years.