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Awards and Recognition Received by Dr. Utibe R. Essien

Society of General Internal Medicine Distinguished Professor of Health Equity Best Oral Abstract Award

Heart Rhythm Society Eric N. Prystowky Early Career Researcher Award

Harold Amos Faculty Development Program Award


AHA Elizabeth Barrett-Connor Early Career Investigator Award



Pittsburgh Magazine 40 Under 40



Einstein Alumni Rising Star: Clinical Practitioner Award 

Larry E. Davis Award For Excellence In Race Research

AAMC Herbert Nickens Faculty Fellowship Award


Milton W. Hamolsky Presentation Award Winner, Society of General Internal Medicine

Association of Chiefs & Leaders in GIM Unified Leadership Training for Diversity Scholar

Health Sciences Research Award

Department of Medicine 18th Annual Research Day 

University of Pittsburgh


40 Under 40 Leaders in Minority Health

National Minority Quality Forum 

Distinguished Professor of Health Equity Poster Walk and Talk Winner

Society of General Internal Medicine

Research in Implementation Science for Equity Scholar

National Heart Lung Blood Institute

Best Scientific Research Abstract Poster (Mentor)
Society of General Internal Medicine- Mid Atlantic Region

Young Investigators Database Seed Grant

American Heart Association


Mack S. Lipkin Presentation Award Winner

Society of General Internal Medicine

Saunders Watkins Scholarship

National Heart Lung Blood Institute 

Academic Career Development Award

National Institute of Health/National Medical Association

-2016 & 2017-

Cardiology Minority Travel Grant, American Heart Association 

SGIM Young Scholars Award, Society of General Internal Medicine 

Allan F. Moore Memorial Award, Massachusetts General Hospital 

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