Lifetime Achievement Award: Thomas M. Williams, M.D.

December 8, 2015 - Department of Pathology



CAP Today, November 2015 issue, featured awards for notable and longtime service. Of particular note is a lifetime achievement award, posthumously given to Thomas M. Williams, M.D., for his service to the CAP and his contributions to the field of pathology.

Dr. Tom Williams served as chair of the CAP’s Pharmacogenomics Working Group, where he spearheaded the development of the online pharmacogenomics education program. He also served on the CAP’s Histocompatibility and Identity Testing Resource Committee and the CAP/ACMG Biochemical and Molecular Genetics Resource Committee. Dr. Williams was executive vice dean, chair of pathology, and professor of pathology at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. Dr. Tom Williams passed away in January 2015.

For the comprehensive listing, visit CAP Today