Awards

A highlight of the annual "Innovations in Health Science Education" conference is the presentation of the Innovations in Health Science Education award.

The Award recognizes an individual or individuals who have implemented a project or program with a documented record of innovation and achievement in the last five years in undergraduate or graduate health science education, encompassing all of the health science disciplines, including educational programs for medical students, medical residents, undergraduate and graduate nursing students, dental students, public health professionals, and allied health professionals.

The Award will be presented at the annual "Innovations in Health Science Education Conference." Awards' finalists make a brief formal presentation of their projects at the conference, followed by determination of the final rankings and presentation of the monetary award of $5000.

APPLICATION INFORMATION: Strict Proposal Deadline of October 7, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. CST

 

2015 AWARD RESULTS

8 SUBMISSIONS: 1 - UTHSC-SA, 1- UTHSC-H, 1- UTSW, 1 - UTMDACC, 0 - UTHSC-T, 4 - UTMB
2015 Awards are bestowed February 2016.

First Place:
Sandra G. Adams, MD, MS
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Title: The Interprofessional Web‐based Interactive Professional Education in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (WipeCOPD) Educational Program Facilitates Actual Behavioral Changes in Primary Care Clinics

Second Place:
Cara Geary,MD, PhD, Era Buck, PhD, and Julie McKee, MD
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Title: UTMB Physician Healer Track (PTH) For the UT System

Third Place:
Christine Ford, MA, Premal Patel, MD, Judith Rowen, MD, Steve Lieberman, MD, Mark Walffarth, MD and Victor Sierpina, MD
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Title: Student Continuity of Practice Experience (SCOPE)


 

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