Recipient of the Nuveen International Development Fund Award, University of Illinois at Chicago
Teaching Recognition Award, Council for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, University of Illinois at Chicago.
Elected member, Faculty Senate, University of Illinois at Chicago.
Received first place award in Community & Public Health Research at the Women’s Health 2012: The 20th Annual Congress by the Office of Research on Women’s Health, National Institutes of Health, for the study “Breast Cancer Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs, and Screening Practices among First-generation Immigrant Muslim Women”.
Illinois Academy of Family Physicians Teacher of the Year Award