Nephrology faculty honored with awards at Annual Department of Medicine Awards Day

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2021 Nephrology Awards:

Congratulations to the following Nephrology faculty members who were honored with awards at the Department of Medicine's 2021 Awards Day on May 27:

Consult Teacher of the Year Award: Awarded to a member of the Department of Medicine faculty who has excelled in educating residents/fellows on a medicine consult service. Selected by residents.
Natalie Freidin, M.D., Assistant Professor

Excellence in Medical Student Teaching Award: Awarded to clinical faculty within the Department of Medicine who interact with students as part of the Internal Medicine Clerkship and who exceed expectations in the realms of student education, mentorship, and/or leadership. Selected by medical students.
Natalie Freidin, M.D., Assistant Professor

Employee of the Year: The Department of Medicine's Employee of the Quarter program showcases employees who have shown exemplary strides in contributing to the Department of Medicine and to the MUSC community. At the end of the year, an Employee of the Year winner and Medicine Excellence Winner are selected from the pool of quarterly winners.
Megan Slappe, MSN, Nurse Practitioner

Additional Recognitions:

Excellence in Student Teaching by Division 2020-2021: Congratulations to the following top two faculty members in Nephrology with the highest overall medical student evaluations for the academic year:

2021 Golden Apple Excellence in Teaching Award - Clinical Preceptor Excellence in Teaching Award Nominee:
Natalie Freidin, M.D., Assistant Professor

2020-2021 Outstanding Educators: Congratulations to the following providers who were recognized with an Outstanding Educator nomination by students in the College of Medicine following their Internal Medicine rotation in Blocks 1-7 (FY21).


2020 Nephrology Awards:

Congratulations to the following Nephrology faculty members who were honored with awards at the Department of Medicine's 2020 Awards Day on June 4:

Consult Teacher of the Year Award: Awarded to a member of the Department of Medicine faculty who has excelled in educating residents/fellows on a medicine consult service. Selected by residents.
Blaithin McMahon, MB BCh BAO, Ph.D., Assistant Professor


2019 Nephrology Award Recipients:

Congratulations to the following Nephrology faculty members who were honored with awards at the Department of Medicine's 2019 Awards Day on June 5:

Consult Teacher of the Year Award: Awarded to a member of the Department of Medicine faculty who has excelled in educating residents/fellows on a medicine consult service. Selected by residents.
Ruth Campbell, M.D., Professor

Excellence in Patient Satisfaction: Awarded to faculty who score above the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction on the CAHPS Clinician and Group Survey for all four quarters of the year.