access intranet after hours circle-arrow apply blog caret circle arrow close closer look community outreach community outreach contact contact us down arrow facebook lock solid find a provider find a clinical trial find a provider find a researcher find faculty find-a-service how to apply join leadership left arrow locations logo make a gift map location maximize minimize my chart my chart notification hp notification lp next chevron right nxt prev pay your bill play previous quality and safety refer a patient request a speaker request appointment request an appointment residents corner rss search search jobs Asset 65 submit a story idea symptom checker Arrow Circle Up twitter youtube Dino Logo External Link University Logo Color University Logo Solid Health Logo Solid Arrow Right Circle Book Calendar Date Calendar Search Date Diploma Certificate Dollar Circle Donate Envelope Graduation Cap Map Pin Map Search Phone Pills Podcast
DOM Clinical Educator Awards Hero

2019 DOM Clinical Educator Awards

Medicine

The Department of Medicine's annual Clinical Educator Awards are always a highlight--a way to recognize our outstanding residents and faculty for their achievements in the areas of clinical care and teaching.

The 2019 Clinical Educator Awards were presented by Department Chair Don Rockey, M.D., Department Vice Chair of Graduate Medical Education Benjamin Clyburn, M.D., and other members of the GME team at a special ceremony held on June 5, 2019. Congratulations to all of the 2019 recipients.  

2019 Clinical Educator Awards Program (PDF)

Fellow Awards

Fellow of the Year:  Nick Fox, M.D., Third Year Fellow, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Medicine

Division of the Year Award

Division of the Year Award

General Internal Medicine accepted by Dr. Bill Moran, Professor and Division Chief

Resident Awards

Jose Mira 

General Internal Medicine Outpatient Resident of the Year

Jose Mira, M.D., PGY3 Resident

Dr. Meghan Thomas 

General Internal Medicine Inpatient Resident of the Year

Meghan Thomas, M.D., PGY3 Resident

Dr. Hampton Sasser 

Intern of the Year

Hampton Sasser, M.D., PGY1 Intern

Dr. Richard Lueking 

Resident of the Year

Richard Lueking, M.D., PGY2 Resident

Faculty Awards

Attending of the Year (Dr. Michael Assey Award): 
Andrew Schreiner, M.D., MSCR, Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Ambulatory Teacher of the Year (Outpatient Attending): 
Kathryn Anderson, M.D., Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Consult Teacher of the Year: 
Ruth Campbell, M.D., Professor, Division of Nephrology

Excellence in Medical Student Teaching:

Education Mentoring Award: 
Cassandra D. Salgado M.D., MS, Professor and Director, Division of Infectious Diseases

Outstanding Junior Faculty Clinician Educator of the Year Award: 
Benjamin Kalivas, M.D., Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Outstanding Mid-Career Clinician Educator of the Year Award: 
Marc Heincelman, M.D., Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Outstanding Established Clinician Educator of the Year Award:
E. Benjamin Clyburn, M.D., Professor, General Internal Medicine

Excellence in Patient Satisfaction: 

The Doctor’s Doctor Award:
Jay Brzezinski, M.D., Professor, General Internal Medicine

Professionalism Award:
Elisha Brownfield, M.D., Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Hidden Gem Award: 
Amanda Overstreet, D.O., Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

DOM Lifetime Clinician Educator Achievement Award:
Richard Silver, M.D., Distinguished University Professor, Rheumatology & Immunology