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Excellence in Interprofessional Teaching Awards

Congratulations to the 2021 recipients. Learn more about the September 29 UCSF Academy of Medical Educators’ Annual Celebration.

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  Academy of Medical Educators/Program for Interprofessional Practice and Education Excellence in Interprofessional Teaching Award. This peer-nominated award is intended to highlight frontline interprofessional teachers.

Submissions call for new applications will go out late Spring 2022

Eligibility: Who is eligible?
  • All faculty teachers of UCSF learners, trainees, students, residents, and fellows
  • UCSF Volunteer Clinical Professors
  • Faculty from all UCSF schools
  • Teachers from any UCSF teaching sites and affiliated sites including community sites, East Bay sites, Kaiser, Mission Bay, Mount Zion, Parnassus, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals (Oakland and San Francisco), UCSF Fresno, SFVAMC, and ZSFG.
  • NOTE: for Excellence in Interprofessional Teaching award, interprofessional teachers must work with learners from two or more professions and create an environment that enables learners to learn with, from, and about each other to improve collaboration and optimize patient outcomes. 

Ineligible Nominees

Submission Information: Who can nominate?

UCSF faculty members who are among the following:

  • Members of the Academy of Medical Educators
  • Department or Division Leadership (e.g. Vice Chairs for Education or another appointment)
  • Residency/Felllowship Program Directors
  • Specialty Coordinators
  • Clerkship Directors
  • Course Directors/Faculty of Record
  • Associate and Site Directors
  • Course Element Leaders (Foundations 1): which include the Foundational Science (FS) and Inquiry Immersion blocks, the longitudinal Core Inquiry Curriculum, and Clinical Microsystem Clerkship (CMC)
  • SOM Coaches

Essential elements of the narrative portion of the nomination:

  • Attests to the nominee's teaching qualities and characteristics
  • Describe the nominee's commitment to UCSF's PRIDE Values and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Excellence in Interprofessional Teaching Award only: Interprofessional teachers work with learners from two or more professions and create an environment that enables learners to learn with, from, and about each other to improve collaboration and optimize patient outcomes.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Each nomination requires two faculty nominators
  • The nominee can be within or outside your department/school
  • Faculty can submit one primary nomination and one secondary nomination for either the Interprofessional Teaching Award or the Excellence in Teaching Award (an overview of both awards)
  • The narrative is capped at 3500 characters
Selection and Notification Process

Review Process

  • PIPE Professional Development Committee

Notification and Recognition Information

  • Recipients and Nominators are notified in August
  • Recipients receive a certificate and letter copied to their department or division chair
  • Recipients recognized at the Academy's Celebration of New Members, Wednesday, September 29, 2021

 

 

 

Submit a nomination.