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Winners of the Class of 2016 graduation teaching awards. Winners are recognized by medical students for their mentorship and support, which will be celebrated at SOM's convocation on May 10, at Cole Hall.

Teaching Award for Clinical Faculty:

  • Vanja Douglas, MD, Department of Neurology
  • Kinade Shinkai, MD, PhD, Department of Dermatology

Osler Distinguised Teaching Award:

  • Elisabeth Wilson, MD, MPH, Department of Family and Community Medicine

Gurpreet Dhaliwal, MD, delivered the 2016 AOA Lecture on April, 28. In case you missed it, his lecture, "No One Cares How Much You Know," will soon be available online.

Publication highlights:

Sheu L, Laponis R, Julian K. Educating the Next Generation of Physicians in Interprofessional Collaboration. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 May 5. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 27149966

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