Dr. Matt Krasowski, MD, PhD: A University of Iowa Physicians Clinical Award Winner!

As promised, this is the next in a series of vignettes honoring the 2013 winners of the University of Iowa Physicians (UIP) Clinical Awards. This is Dr. Matt Krasowski, MD, a leader on the Pathology Clinical Laboratory Team. He won the award for Excellence in Quality.

The University of Iowa Physicians (UIP) Clinical Awards were established in 2011 to honor clinical excellence among members of UIP. Nominations are accepted annually from any UIP member or participant and evaluated by the UI Clinical Affairs Committee. Names of the top two candidates in each category are forwarded to the UIP Executive Committee for secret-ballot vote.

You’ll be seeing other vignettes in the coming days.

Thinking about doing a residency in Iowa? Of course you are!


Author: Jim Amos

Dr. James J. Amos is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry in the UI Carver College of Medicine at The University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. Dr. Amos received a B. S. degree in Distributed Studies (Zoology, Chemistry, and Microbiology) in 1985 from Iowa State University and an M.D. from The University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa in 1992. He completed his psychiatry residency, including a year as Chief Resident, in 1996 at the Department of Psychiatry at The University of Iowa. He has co-edited a practical book about consultation psychiatry with Dr. Robert G. Robinson entitled Psychosomatic Medicine: An Introduction to Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry. As a clinician educator, among Dr. Amos’s most treasured achievements is the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award.