2018 Mentoring Awards Recipients
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Excellence in Mentoring Awards

We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2018 Excellence in Mentoring Awards.

About the Awards

The Excellence in Mentoring Awards were established to recognize the value of quality mentoring relationships and the impact they have on professional development and career advancement in basic/clinical medicine, research, teaching, and administration. Excellence in mentoring is recognized with the following Harvard Medical School awards:


William Silen Lifetime Achievement in Mentoring Award

Gary R. Fleisher, MD, Egan Family Foundation Professor of Pediatrics, BCH
Elizabeth S. Ginsburg, MD, Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, BWH
Isaac Kohane, MD, PhD, Marion V. Nelson Professor of Biomedical Informatics, HMS
Jane W. Newburger, MD, MPH, Commonwealth Professor of Pediatrics, BCH
Jeremy N. Ruskin, MD, Professor of Medicine, MGH

A. Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award

Joanne Borg-Stein, MD, Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spaulding
Sherri-Ann M. Burnett-Bowie, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, MGH, HMS
Dean M. Cestari, MD, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, SERI, MEE
Chandlee C. Dickey, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, VA Boston
David A. Hirsh, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, CHA
Lotfi Merabet, OD, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, SERI, MEE
Leon D. Sanchez, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, BIDMC
Gloria Y. Yeh, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, BIDMC

Young Mentor Award

Alyna T. Chien, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, BCH
Supattriya Chutinan, DDS, MDS, Instructor in Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences, HSDM
Kathleen N. Conroy, MD, MS, Instructor in Pediatrics, BCH
Aram Kim, DMD, MS, Instructor in Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences, HSDM
Brian V. Nahed, MD, MSc, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, MGH
Yin-Shan Eric Ng, PhD, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology,  SERI, MEE
Robert W. Yeh, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, BIDMC


In the News

Five BWH individuals were awarded 2016 Excellence in Mentoring Awards from Harvard Medical School: Kathryn Rexrode, MD, MPH, of the Division of Preventive Medicine; Matthew Waldor, MD, PhD, of the Division of Infectious Diseases; James Zuckerman, MD, of the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology; Aaron S. Kesselheim, MD, JD, MPH, of the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics; and Francisco J. Quintana, PhD, of the Ann Romney Center for Neurologic Diseases at BWH.
Brigham and Women's Hospital News,  July 5, 2016

CHA Psychiatrist Receives Excellence in Mentoring Award from Harvard Medical School - CHA Cambridge Health Alliance News, June 6, 2016

Honoring Mentors: HMS celebrates dedication to students, residents and trainees - HMS News, June 3, 2016

Nomination Guidelines

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Frequently Asked Questions

Please click here for frequently asked questions about the Excellence in Mentoring Awards.

For more information, please contact:

Email: dicp_mentoringaward@hms.harvard.edu

Ellen McCarthy, PhD, MPH                                                      Pinar Kilicci-Kret
Associate Professor of Medicine & Epidemiology                 Program Manager
Assistant Dean for Development and Diversity                     Career Development
Tel: 617-432-7212                                                                       Tel: 617-432-1083


Photos by Jeff Thiebauth unless otherwise noted.