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Academy Celebration of New Members

Academy class of 2016

Celebration of New Members 2017 - Save the Date

  • Monday, September 11, 2017, 3-5 pm, Room TBA, Parnassus
  • Keynote Speaker: Aviad Haramati, PhD, Professor of Integrative Physiology, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Biology and the Department of Medicine (Nephrology), Georgetown University School of Medicine

Highlights from Celebration of New Members 2016

The Class of 2016 includes faculty from the schools of Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy, and the UCSF Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science. The annual Academy's Celebration of New Members on Monday, September 19, welcomed the Class of 2016, recognized Excellence in Teaching recipients, and honored AME's two 2016 Boyden Staff Awardees. The 2016 Program (PDF) highlighted these outstanding faculty and staff.

The AME New Members for 2016:

Sharya Vaughan Bourdet, PharmD, BCPS, Clinical Pharmacy, SOP Phuoc Le, MD, MPH, DTM&H, Medicine and Pediatrics, SOM
Denise M. Connor, MD, Medicine, SOM Catherine Lomen-Hoerth, MD, PhD, Neurology, SOM
Susannah Cornes, MD, Neurology, SOM Michele Long, MD, Pediatrics, SOM
Patricia A. Cornett, MD, Medicine, SOM Meg Pearson, MD, Medicine, SOM
Ivy Darden, MD, Medicine, SOM Rageshree Ramachandran, MD, PhD, Pathology, SOM
Darren Fiore, MD, Pediatrics, SOM Sophia G. Saeed, DMD, Preventive & Restorative Dental Sciences, SOD
Amber Fitzsimmons, PT, MS, DPTSc, Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, SOM Rebecca Shunk, MD, Medicine, SOM
Gerald Hsu, MD, Medicine, SOM  

Boyden Award Winners:

  • Bertha Dominguez, MS
    Associate Director
    UCSF Fresno Latino Center for Medical Education and Research
    UCSF Fresno
  • Michelle Libberton
    Medical Student Analyst
    Department of Ophthalmology
    School of Medicine

Excellence in Teaching Awards

Keynote Speaker

For information about applying to the Academy email Kathleen Land.
For more information about the members of The Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators, please click here.

For more information about the awards and past honorees, please click here.

Photo credit: Academy class of 2016; photo by Elisabeth Fall/