Teaching Excellence - Clinical 2016

Teaching Excellence - Clinical 2016

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.

2016 Awardees

  • Tanya Ali, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Brian Alverson, MD
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Professor of Medical Science
  • David Anthony, MD
    Associate Professor of Family Medicine
  • Paul Baker, MD
    House Staff Officer in Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Mohammad Banki, MD, DMD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Scott Benzuly, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Anesthesiology)
  • Arnaldo Berges, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior 
  • Michael Bharier, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology
  • Reena Bhatt, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Plastic Surgery)
  • Shara Bialo, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical)
  • Karen Blackmer, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Susan Boisvert, MD
    House Staff Officer in Family Medicine
  • Andrew Bouley, MD
    House Staff Officer in Neurology
  • Jonathan Brower, MD
    House Staff Officer in Surgery
  • Douglas Burtt, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • E. Terrence Cahill, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Jonathan Cahill, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology (Clinical)
  • Cassandra Carberry, MD
    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Clinical)
  • Stephen Carr, MD
    Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Rabin Chandran, MD
    Associate Professor of Family Medicine (Clinical)
  • Michael Chen-Illamos, MD
    House Staff Officer in Family Medicine
  • Dana Chofay, MD
    Clinical Instructor in Medicine
  • Antony Chu, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Mark Clark, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Erika Constantine, MD
    Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (Clinical) and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical)
  • Cheston Cunha, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Sara Delaporta, MD
    Clinical Instructor in Family Medicine
  • Ronald DeLellis, MD
    Adjunct Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Bradley Denardo, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Elizabeth Didie, PhD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Curtis Doberstein, MD
    Professor of Neurosurgery (Clinical)
  • John Donahue, MD
    Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Kristina Duarte, MD
    Assistant Professor of Family Medicine (Clinical)
  • Gregory Dubel, MD
    Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging (Clinical)
  • Christine Duffy, MD, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Luba Dumenco, MD
    Assistant Dean of Medical Education, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (Clinical) and
    Assistant Professor of Medical Science (Clinical)  
  • Charles Eaton, MD
    Professor of Family Medicine, Director of Primary Care and Prevention, Professor of Epidemiology
  • Daniel Evans, PhD
    Clinical Psychology Fellow
  • Deirdre Fearon, MD
    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine (Clinical) and Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical)
  • Corey Fehnel, MD, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Neurology, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery 
  • Jay Ferguson, MD
    Teaching Fellow in Medicine
  • John Finigan, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • David Fortunato, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Elizabeth Fox, MD
    House Staff Officer in Surgery
  • Keith Fragoza, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Mary (Alex) Friedman, MD
    House Staff Officer in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Jennifer Gass, MD
    Associate Professor of Surgery, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Paul George, MD
    Assistant Dean of Medical Education, Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Associate
    Professor of Medical Science
  • Amy Goldberg, MD
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical)
  • Carmen Goojha, MD
    Clinical Instructor in Family Medicine
  • Fusun Gundogan, MD
    Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Thomas Guttmacher, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Nhu Hang, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • L. Corey Hanley, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (Clinical)
  • Karen Harnett, PhD
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology and Biotechnology
  • Thomas Haronian, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • David Harrington, MD
    Professor of Surgery
  • Emily Harrison, MD, MPH
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Horacio Hojman, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Jamie Hollenbeck, PsyD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Sarah Hyder, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Sadia Iftikhar, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Hafiz Imran, MD
    Instructor in Medicine (Clinical)
  • Matthew Jankowich, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Achyut Kamat, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Emily Katz, MD
    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Clinical) and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical)
  • Susan Kelly, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior 
  • Pervez Khatib, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Brian Kimble, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Jonathan Kole, MD
    House Staff Officer in Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Stefan Kostadinov, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (Clinical)
  • Anne Kuritzky, MD
    Clinical Instructor in Surgery
  • Lesley Landau, PhD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medical Science 
  • Joseph Lauro, MD
    Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (Clinical)
  • Brian Lee, MD
    House Staff Officer in Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Robert Legare, MD
    Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Clinical) and Associate Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Mark LeGolvan, DO
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Nadav Lelkes, MD
    House Staff Officer in Pediatrics
  • Andrew Levinson, MD, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Elizabeth Lowenhaupt, MD
    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Clinical), Assistant Professor of Medical Science (Clinical)
  • Courteney Mackuen, MD
    House Staff Officer in Emergency Medicine
  • Jeffrey Manning, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Ginger Manzo, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Beth Marcaccio, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Thais Mather, PhD
    Associate Director, Preclinical Curriculum Year 1, Assistant Professor of Medical Science, Assistant Professor of Molecular, Microbiology and Immunology 
  • Cara Mathews, MD
    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Christopher Matkovic, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Peter Mazzaglia, MD
    Associate Professor of Surgery (Clinical)
  • James McIlwain, MD
    Sidney A. and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor Emeritus of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Professor Emeritus of Neuroscience, Professor Emeritus of Surgery,
  • Megan McMahon, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Dino Messina, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Ian Michelow, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics 
  • Srilakshmi Mitta, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Carmen Monzon, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Sandra Musial, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Nicholas Musisca, MD
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Ahmed Nadeem, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Karen Ng, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • John O'Bell, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Mark O'Connor, MD
    Teaching Fellow in Medicine
  • Joyce Ou, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Anais  Ovalle, MD
    House Staff Officer in Medicine
  • Cherie Paquette, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Heidi Peterson, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Christine Pham, MD
    House Staff Officer in Pediatrics
  • David Portelli, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Herbert Rakatansky, MD
    Clinical Professor Emeritus of Medicine
  • Louis Rice, MD
    Chair of Medicine, Joukowsky Family Professor of Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
  • Katherine Richman, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine 
  • Mark Ringiewicz, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Leslie Robinson-Bostom, MD
    Professor of Dermatology
  • Randy Rockney, MD
    Professor of Pediatrics, Professor of Medical Science, Professor of Family Medicine
  • Julie Roth, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology and Assistant Professor of Medical Science
  • G. Dean Roye, MD
    Associate Professor of Surgery (Clinical)
  • Beth Ryder, MD
    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Assistant Professor of Medical Science
  • Sajid Saraf, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical), Assistant Professor of Medical Science (Clinical)
  • Fred Schiffman, MD
    Sigal Family Professor of Humanistic Medicine, Professor of Medicine
  • Justin Schleifer, MD
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Clinical)
  • Jennifer Schwab, MS
    Teaching Associate in Pediatrics
  • Stuart Schwartz, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Afreen Siddiqui, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Meera Simoes, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Kamaljeet Singh, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Mindy Sobota, MD, MPhil
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • John Solomon, DO
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
  • Kara Stavros, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology (Clinical)
  • Andrew Stephen, MD
    Assistant Professor of Surgery (Trauma)
  • Francis Sullivan, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Elizabeth Sutton, MD
    Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (Clinical), Assistant Professor of Medical Science (Clinical)
  • Christopher Tessier, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical)
  • Elizabeth Toll, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Beth Toolan, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Molly Tracy, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology (Clinical) 
  • Allan Tunkel, MD, PhD
    Associate Dean of Medical Education, Chief of Medical Education, Professor of Medicine, Professor of Medical Science
  • Marguerite Vigliani, MD
    Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Jennifer Villavicencio, MD
    House Staff Officer in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Sivamainthan Vithiananthan, MD
    Associate Professor of Surgery (Clinical)
  • Roxanne Vrees, MD
    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Hedy Wald, PhD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine
  • Nicholas Ward, MD
    Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Sarita Warrier, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Medical Science
  • Linda Wendell, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Assistant Professor of Medical Science
  • Gary Wharton, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Jordan White, MD, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, Assistant Professor of Medical Science
  • Hilary Whitlatch, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Kyle Wohlrab, MD
    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Clinical)
  • Don Yoo, MD
    Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging (Clinical)
  • Anatoly Zhitkovich, PhD
    Professor of Medical Science