Nirmal S. Mann, professor in the UC Davis Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, has been designated as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in Edinburgh and London.
Mann received the designation following an evaluation of his credentials, publications and contributions to academic medicine and gastroenterology, nationally and internationally, by academicians Royal Colleges of Edinburgh and London.
Mann has published 180 papers, 171 abstracts and made 224 scientific presentations in the U.S. and abroad. He has contributed many chapters to books in the fields of gastroenterology and gastrointestinal endoscopy. He is the author of two books on gastrointestinal topics, and has received awards for excellence in teaching from the University of Louisville, Texas A&M University College of Medicine and gastrointestinal fellows at UC Davis.
He has served as editor, co-editor, referee and reviewer for many journals, and completed appointments as a visiting professor nationally and internationally.
As a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Mann may act as an examiner for the oral MRCP(UK) examination, which will provide him with an opportunity to compare the clinical competence of American graduate physicians with those of Great Britain and other international graduates.