October 2, 2019

Melissa Schon, Senior Pre-Award Specialist Receives Award!

Melissa receives Camille Mrozowski Award for Service Excellence!

The Medical School Office of Research has announced that the recipient of the 2019 Camille Mrozowski Award for Service Excellence is Melissa Schon, Senior Pre-Awards Grant Specialist, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

All research staff and faculty are welcome to attend the award ceremony and reception celebrating the 2019 recipient, Melissa Schon, and remembering Camille Mrozowski.

The annual Camille Mrozowksi Award for Service Excellence in Research was established to honor a beloved colleague who embodied optimism, compassion, enthusiasm and a special care taken in her support of the Medical School’s research mission.

Melissa Schon is a Senior Pre-Awards Grant Specialist for the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  This award recognizes her exceptional job performance, her deep commitment to the success of the research mission and the goals of the ObGyn faculty as she helps ease the administrative burdens through the challenges and hurdles of the submission process.

Through her sincerity, warmth and high standards of integrity, Melissa has built excellent relationships with the faculty and staff in ObGyn. Her dedication to the individual, departmental and institutional research is apparent in her enthusiasm and willingness to go above and beyond, no task is too small or too big for her. Melissa advises department leadership and faculty on issues related to research, providing accurate data to inform her recommendations. Melissa attends training workshops, develops and implements new strategies and acts as a representative on many committees. She also collaborates with other departments and shares her processes with them.

Like Camille Mrozowski, Melissa is beloved for her personal warmth, an unshakeable positive attitude, her integrity, sincerity and deep commitment to supporting the research mission.

Award Reception at 3:30PM on Wednesday, December 4, 2019.

RSVP at this link today!

Questions? Please contact Paula Van Velden at paulavan@med.umich.edu or 734-615-8802.

Congratulations, Melissa!