Teaching Excellence - Clinical 2013-2014

Teaching Excellence - Clinical

Dean's Excellence in Teaching Awards

The Dean's Excellence in Teaching Awards are presented to clinical and basic science faculty for their exemplary teaching in preclinical courses, core clerkships and clinical electives. These faculty members are recognized for their exceptional teaching and mentoring as lecturers, small-group leaders, and laboratory, hospital-based and office-based preceptors.

2013-2014 Awardees

  • Sun Ahn, MD
    Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Imaging
  • Tanya Ali, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Barbara Barker, PhD
    Associate Professor Emerita of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Orazio Basile, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor Emeritus of Dermatology
  • Jose Behar, MD
    Professor Emeritus of Medicine
  • Ariel Birnbaum, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Andrew Blazar, MD
    Clinical Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Kathleen Bowling, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Steven Brown, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery)
  • Jeffrey Burock, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Douglas Burtt, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Anthony Caldamone, MD
    Professor of Surgery (Urology), Professor of Pediatrics
  • Stephen Carr, MD
    Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Victoria Chang, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology (Clinical)
  • Daniel Chen, MD
    Clinical Instructor in Medicine
  • Bradley Collins, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Shiavax Cowasji, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Patricia Cristofaro, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Ronald DeLellis, MD
    Adjunct Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Beata DiZoglio, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Curtis Doberstein, MD
    Associate Professor of Neurosurgery (Clinical)
  • John Donahue, MD
    Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Gregory Dubel, MD
    Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Imaging (Clinical)
  • Luba Dumenco, MD
    Lecturer in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Director of Preclinical Curriculum
  • Annmarie Dunican, MD
    Assistant Professor of Surgery (Clinical)
  • Fayda Elrayess, MD, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Family Medicine (Clinical)
  • Michael Feldman, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics
  • Arkadiy Finn, MD
    Clinical Instructor in Medicine
  • Sarah Gaines, MD
    Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (Clinical)
  • Michele Gange, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Stephen Gatesy, PhD
    Professor of Biology
  • Paul George, MD
    Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Michael Gilson, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Lisa Goldstein, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • David Grand, MD
    Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging
  • Samuel Greenblatt, MD
    Professor Emeritus of Neurosurgery
  • James Greer, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Brittany Star Hampton, MD
    Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • L. Corey Hanley, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (Clinical)
  • Katrine Hansen, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Colin Harrington, MD
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Clinical), Associate Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Adam Harris, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Douglas Harrison, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Jaroslaw Hepel, MD
    Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
  • R. Jeffrey Hofmann, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Ophthalmology)
  • Karen Holler, PhD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Suriya Jeyapalan, MD, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • Charles Kahn, MD
    Clinical Professor Emeritus of Medicine
  • S. Paul Kajencki, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Brian Kimble, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Jaclyn Kline, MD
    Teaching Fellow in Pediatrics
  • Margaret Klitzke, DO
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Thomas Krahn, MD
    Clinical Assitant Professor of Medicine
  • Donna Kucharski, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Anesthesiology)
  • Gary Lockhart, MD
    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine (Clinical), Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical)
  • Ana Paula Lourenco, MD
    Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Imaging
  • Elizabeth Lowenhaupt, MD
    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Clinical)
  • Susanna Magee, MD, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Douglas Martin, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Thais Mather, PhD
    Associate Director, Preclinical Curriculum Year I
  • David McConville, PhD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Charles McDonald, MD
    Professor Emeritus of Medical Science
  • Paul McMillan, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor Emeritus of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Laura McPeake, MD
    Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (Clinical)
  • Lisa Menard-Manlove, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Ian Michelow
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Thomas Miner, MD
    Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Jack Monchik, MD
    Clinical Professor of Surgery (Endocrinology)
  • Carmen Monzon, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Thomas Ng, MD
    Associate Professor of Surgery (Cardiothoracic)
  • John O'Bell, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Brian Ott, MD
    Professor of Neurology
  • Joyce Ou, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Calvin Oyer, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor Emeritus of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Frank Paletta, MD, DMD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Oral Maxillofacial)
  • Gyan Pareek, MD
    Associate Professor of Surgery (Urology)
  • Athena Poppas, MD
    Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Kittichai Promrat, MD
    Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Lucille Rathier, PhD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Joseph Renzulli, MD
    Assistant Professor of Surgery (Urology)
  • Abdalla Rifai, MD
    Associate Professor Emeritus of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Dale Ritter, PhD
    Morphology Course Director
  • Leslie Robinson-Bostom, MD
    Professor of Dermatology
  • Julie Roth, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • Amity Rubeor, DO
    Assistant Professor of Family Medicine (Clinical)
  • Sajid Saraf, MD
    Instructor in Medicine (Clinical)
  • Scott Timothy Schmidt, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Plastic Surgery)
  • Bradley Shapiro, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Imaging
  • Judith Shaw, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Brian Silver, MD
    Associate Professor of Neurology
  • John Solomon, DO
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Julie Song, MD
    Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging (Clinical
  • Andrew Stephen, MD
    Assistant Professor of Surgery (Trauma)
  • Edward Sternick, MD
    Professor Emeritus of Radiation Oncology
  • Gregory Stiener, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Ghulam Surti, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Patrick Sweeney, MD
    Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Stephanie Tecun, MD
    Teaching Fellow in Pediatrics
  • Marjorie Thompson, PhD
    Associate Dean of Biological Sciences
  • Constantine Vafidis, MD
    Clinical Instructor in Family Medicine
  • Jamsheed Vakharia, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Rosalind Vaz, MD
    Professor Emerita of Pediatrics (Clinical)
  • Gwenn Vittimberga, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology
  • Roxanne Vrees, MD
    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Otis Warren, MD
    Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (Clinical)
  • Sarita Warrier, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Jordan White, MD
    Assistant Professor of Family Medicine (Clinical)
  • Eric Winer, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Kyle Wohlrab, MD
    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Clinical)
  • Harold Woodcome, PhD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery (Ophthalmology)
  • Agustin Yip, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Mark Young, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Anatoly Zhitkovich, PhD
    Professor of Medical Science
  • Anita Zimmerman, PhD
    Professor of Medical Science