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Dr. Cortlyn Brown receives Chancellor Award for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership

September 27, 2018

Dr. Cortlyn Brown, third-year resident of the UCSF-ZSFG Emergency Medicine Residency Program, was one of three recipients of the Chancellor Award for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership. Dr. Brown is being recognized for her dedication to increasing opportunities for a diverse and inclusive workforce in medicine.

Dr. Jacqueline Grupp-Phelan to serve on the NIMH Mental Health Services Research Committee (SERV) Study Section

September 26, 2018

Dr. Jacqueline Grupp-Phelan, Professor and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, was selected to serve on the NIMH Mental Health Services Research Committee (SERV) Study Section for the three year cycle beginning July 1, 2018.

2018 Excellence in Teaching Award Recipients

September 24, 2018

Dr. Shruti Kant (pictured), Dr. Jillian Mongelluzzo, and Dr. Dina Wallin received the 2018 Excellence in Teaching Award.

Quarterly Bedside Teaching Award

August 29, 2018

Congratulations to our 2017-2018 4th Quarter Bedside Teaching Award winners, Dr. Bill Whetstone at UCSF Parnassus and Dr. Renee Hsia at ZSFG. 

At our Mission Bay campus, the semi-annual bedside teaching award is presented to Dr. Aaron Kornblith (pictured).

Quarterly Bedside Teaching Award

July 6, 2018

Our EM residents honor faculty members for their teaching abilities. This quarterly bedside teaching award is for the ED attending at each clinical site who stands out for their bedside teaching skills and ability to provide constructive feedback to the EM residents. This award can only be awarded once per academic year to any given individual.

Congratulations to our 2017-2018 3rd Quarter Bedside Teaching Award winners, Dr. Kavita Gandhi at UCSF Parnassus (pictured) and Dr. David Thompson at ZSFG.

Dr. Esther Chen receives UCSF Excellence and Innovation in Graduate Medical Education Award

June 18, 2018

Dr. Esther Chen, Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Associate Residency Program Director, received the UCSF Excellence and Innovation in Graduate Medical Education award at the UCSF GME Celebration and QI Symposium on June 18, 2018, at the UCSF Kalmanovitz Library at Parnassus Heights. 

Dr. Maria Raven Receives the 2018 AWAEM Mid-Career Faculty Award at SAEM

May 18, 2018

Dr. Maria Raven, Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, was selected as this year's AWAEM (Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine) Mid-Career Faculty Award winner. 

Dr. Nida Degesys Receives 2018 SAEM Resident Educator Award

May 17, 2018

Dr. Nida Degesys received the prestigious 2018 SAEM Resident Educator Award at the SAEM Annual Meeting in Indianapolis on May 17. This award is given to a single resident in the country and "recognizes an SAEM resident who has demonstrated exceptional aptitude and passion for teaching during residency."

UCSF/ZSFG Residency Team Wins 2018 SAEM Gender Jeopardy!

May 16, 2018

The UCSF/ZSFG Residency Team (Drs. Alina Fomovska, Rosny Daniel, and Andrew Merriman) defended the SAEM Gender Jeopardy title at the 2018 Annual Meeting in Indianapolis. 

UCSF/ZSFG Residency Team Wins the 2018 SonoGames at SAEM!

May 15, 2018

Drs. Sergio Alvarez, Karla Canseco, and Lou Yu  (Piezoelectric Pride) took home the SonoCup in this year's SonoGames at SAEM. 60 teams from across the country participated in this "national ultrasound competition in which residents demonstrate their skills and knowledge of point-of-care ultrasound in an exciting and educational format." 

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