Distinguished Teaching Awards

The Center for Faculty Educators (CFE) hosts an annual ceremony for UCSF School of Medicine teaching awards. This year’s ceremony will take place on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.  Please email Ivan Mendez ([email protected]) for more information.

The Distinguished Teaching Awards are presented to Volunteer Clinical Professors (VCP), and other UCSF teaching faculty, who have made significant contributions through excellence in teaching and in the field of medicine.

See information on last year’s recipients below:

2018 Recipients

Charlotte Baer Memorial Award

Ingrid Lim, MD, Department of Emergency Medicine

Learn more about the Charlotte Baer Memorial Award

Special Recognition Awards
  • Steven Holtz, MD, Neurology
  • Amanda Schoenberg, MD, Pediatrics
  • Lisa Sherman, MD, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Services

Learn more about the Special Recognition Awards

Bridges Curriculum - Foundations 1 and 2 Teaching Awards
  • Excellence in Small Group Instruction by Student Instructor: Justin Bullock, Class of 2019
  • Outstanding Coach: Sarah Goglin, MD, Department of Medicine and Christopher R. Peabody, MD, MPH, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Outstanding Lecture Series: Katherine M. Hyland, PhD, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
  • Outstanding Lecture: Andrea V. Jackson, MD, MAS, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
  • Excellence in Innovative Teaching Modalities: Kelly Knight, PhD, Department of Anthropology, History & Social Medicine and Josh Neff, MS, Class of 2019
  • Commitment to Teaching: Binh An P. Phan, MD, Department of Medicine
  • Excellence in Small Group Instruction by Faculty: Lynn Stasior, MD and Bradley A. Stohr, MD, PhD, Department of Pathology
  • Inspirational Teaching: Bian Wu, MD, Department of Surgery

Learn more about the Bridges Curriculum - Foundations 1 and 2 Teaching Awards

Henry J. Kaiser Awards for Excellence in Teaching
  • Excellence in Teaching in the Fresno Medical Education Program: Robert Julian III, DDS, MD, FACS, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Excellence in Teaching in an Inpatient Care Setting: Edward Kim, MD, Department of Surgery
  • Excellence in Teaching in a Classroom Setting: Sarah Goglin, MD, Department of Medicine
  • Excellence in Teaching in an Ambulatory Care Setting: Leslie Sheu, MD, Department of Medicine

Learn more about the Henry J. Kaiser Awards for Excellence in Teaching

Maxine Papadakis Awards for Faculty Professionalism and Respect
  • Nicolaus Glomb, MD, MPH, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Andrew Leavitt, MD, Departments of Medicine and Laboratory Medicine

Learn more about the Maxine Papadakis Awards for Faculty Professionalism and Respect