John P. McGovern Outstanding Teacher Award U.T. H.S.C. -Houston (1990, 1993, 1999)
Faculty Achievement Award in Education (1993) and in Basic Research (1998, 2017), UTMDACC
Member, Pathology B Study Section (1996-2000) and Sub-committee C (2001-2005), NIH.
2003 Ruth Legett Jones Distinguished Chair
2002 Academician of the Academia Sinica, Taiwan
2006 Member, The University of Texas Academy of Health Science Education.
2007 Distinguished Teaching Professor, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center.
2010 Fellow, section of Biological Sciences, American Association for the Advancement of Science.
2017 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award, The University of Texas System