Carol Rumack, University of Colorado Denver associate dean for graduate medical education and professor of radiology pediatrics, was awarded the 2011 Gold Medal by the International Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR) during its recent annual meeting in London. Rumack was chosen for her “seminal scientific research contributions, a deeply committed lifetime of academic leadership, wide-ranging accomplishments in medical education and mentoring, and a sterling international reputation,” the SPR said. … Distinguished Professor Jean Watson of the College of Nursing at the University of Colorado Denver, recently received international honorary doctorates from the Universitat Rovira I Virgili, Tarragona, Spain; the University of Victoria, British Columbia; and Bedfordshire University, England. Watson also has a newly published work, “Human Caring Science,” and two recent collaborative publications, “Creating a Caring Science Curriculum” and “Measuring Caring: A Compilation of International Research on Caritas as Healing Intervention.” … Glenn Morris, associate professor of political science at the University of Colorado Denver, supervised a delegation of 10 American Indian CU Denver students who recently participated in the 10th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Morris also presented on the topic of “International Legal Developments Regarding Treaties Between Indigenous Peoples and States” at an international conference in Canada.