The Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators




Members from the schools of medicine, Dentistry, nursing, and pharmacy


Core teaching sites: east bay, ucsf fresno, mission bay, mount zion, parnassus, sfvamc, and zsfg


interprofessional, clinical, and basic science departments

What Our Members Do

Academy Recipients of 2019 UCSF School of Medicine Teaching Awards:

  • Brian Schwartz, MD, Henry J. Kaiser Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Excellence in Teaching in a Classroom Setting
  • Leslie Zimmerman, MD, Outstanding Lecture Series, Bridges Curriculum: Foundations 1 and 2 Teaching Awards
  • Tali Ziv, MD, Special Recognition Award

New Academy Members for 2019

  • Sara Buckelew, MD, MPH, Department of Pediatrics
  • Anand Dhruva, MD, Department of Medicine
  • Christopher Fee, MD, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Marla Ferschl, MD, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care
  • Megha Garg, MD, MPH, FACP, Department of Medicine
  • Jeannette Lager, MD, MPH, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
  • Matthew Lin, MD, Department of Surgery
  • Katherine Lupton, MD, FACP, Department of Medicine
  • Anna Meyer, MD, FACS, FAAP, Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Sarah Schaeffer, MD, MPH, Department of Medicine
  • Andreea Seritan, MD, Department of Psychiatry
  • Leslie Sheu, MD, Department of Medicine
  • Geoffrey Stetson, MD, Department of Medicine
  • Lydia Zablotska, MD, PhD, MPA, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

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