Silver Medal Winner, 2013 Global eBook Award for
"Let Me Go When the Banter Stops: A Doctor's Fight for the Love of Her Life." Categories of Medicine and Health, and Thanatology.
Winner, eLit Award, April 2013, for "Let Me Go When the Banter Stops: A Doctor's Fight for the Love of Her Life." Category of Death and Dying.
Finalist, 2012 Pacific NW Writers Conference Competition, in Category of Memoir.
Gold Medal Winner, 2012 Global eBook Award for "Arranging Your Life When Dialysis Comes Home: 'The Underwear Factor.'" Category of Medicine/Health. Co-Authored with Jane C. McClure.
Finalist, Global eBook Award for "Complications: A Doctor's Love Story." Category of Memoir.