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S. Andrew (Andy) Josephson, MD, professor and senior executive vice chair of the Department of Neurology, is one of the recipients of the Holly Smith Award for 2016. Josephson's nominators cite him as "an omnipresent leader dedicated to helping others and taking on greater responsibilities with cheer. He exemplifies an outstanding physician and is a true role model in his devotion to patients as well as an honored educator. Within his department, he has been a major force in creating an atmosphere of inclusion and trust for residents, fellows and faculty, and combines the highest standard of professionalism with a joyful and easygoing manner that inspires all who know him."

Publication highlights:

O'Sullivan PS, Mkony C, Beard J, Irby DM.Identity formation and motivation of new faculty developers: A replication study in a resource constrained university. Med Teach. 2016 Feb 8:1-7. [Epub ahead of print]

Announcements & Events

UCSF Education Showcase will be held on April 3-5, 2016 on the Mission Bay and Parnassus Campuses (April 3-4 at Mission Bay and April 5 at Parnassus).

The annual Showcase features the scholarly work of UCSF students, residents, and faculty. Sponsored by the UCSF Center for Faculty Educators (CFE), and enhanced by visiting scholars, the event is filled with opportunities to see the variety and quality of the work our UCSF colleagues are engaged in throughout the year.

The schedule and registration information will be available on the UCSF Education Showcase wiki by February 2016.


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