Awards & Recognition

Faculty Awards

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Each year, faculty are nominated for the categories below in recognition of their outstanding contributions. Awards include a monetary gift and an inscription on a commemorative plaque to be awarded during Celebratory Medical Grand Rounds. Nominations are solicited to the all faculty email listserv.

Education Awards

  • Golden Apple Teaching Award
    The Golden Apple recipients are those faculty recognized by the residents for excellence in teaching at each of the respective hospitals. All internal medicine residents are eligible to vote, and two faculty (or three in case of a tie) are recognized at each hospital. 
  • Juha P. Kokko Award
    This award is presented to the faculty member who is voted by the residents as the best overall teaching attending in the residency program.  The Kokko Award is the highest teaching award given by the residency program. 
  • Resident and Fellow Awards:
    -  Outstanding Conference
       Leadership Award
    -  Fellow Teaching Award
    -  Resident Achievement Award
    -  Ambulatory Award
    -  Citizenship Award
    -  Distintions Award