Benjamin Lipsky, headshot
Professor Emeritus
Medicine

Faculty Information

Biography
Education & Training: 
MD
Cornell University Medical College
New York, NY
1969–1973
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
1973–1976
Chief Residency in Medicine
Seattle VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Seattle, WA
1976–1977
Honors: 
Phi Beta Kappa
1968
Cornell University Medical College Honors Scholarship Award
1973
Fellow, Infectious Diseases Society of America
1988
Fellow, American College of Physicians
1990
VA Excellent Service Award, 1996, 2003, 2004
Fellow, Musculoskeletal Infection Society
1998
Outstanding Mentorship Award, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program
1998
Eugene Furth Lectureship Award
2000
VISN Directors Award of Merit
2003
VA Puget Sound Outstanding Service Award
2006
Seattle Federal Executive Board Public Service Recognition Medal
2006
VAPSHCS Sustained Superior Performance Awards
2007-2009
Outstanding Reviewer Award, Clinical Infectious Diseases
2008
Edward James Olmos Award for Advocacy in Amputation Prevention
2008
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians
2009
First Prize, British Medical Association
2009
Honorary Membership, Hellenic Association for the Study of the Diabetic Foot
2009
ADA Roger Pecoraro Lecture Award
2012