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Educational Excellence Award for Faculty

Educational Excellence Award for Faculty

Congratulations! to all of the 2013-2014 winners of the Educational Excellence Awards (Apple for the Teacher). Nominations were made by students, residents and faculty and were voted on by the School of Medicine Curriculum Committee. The following faculty are being recognized for their enthusiasm in teaching, skill in facilitating learning and ability to establish a positive Teacher-Learner relationship. Thank you for the splendid job you have done this past year in teaching our students and residents and for your commitment to excellence within our institution.

Phase I
William Shuttleworth, Ph.D. - Department of Neurosciences
Qian-Yun Zhang, M.D., Ph.D. - Department of Pathology

Phase II
Michelle Aurelius, M.D. - Department of Pathology
Mohamad Khafaja, M.D. - Department of Psychiatry

Phase III
Annalisa Behnken, M.D. - Department of Pediatrics
Michelle Iandiorio, M.D. - Department of Internal Medicine

Residency/Fellowship
Therese Bocklage, M.D. - Department of Pathology
Dusadee Sarangarm, M.D. - Department of Emergency Medicine

New curriculum management software

The Office of Undergraduate Medical Education has implemented a new curriculum management software system. After carefully evaluating several systems and getting input from other medical schools we have chosen to go with One45 software. This platform is used by more than 50 U.S. and Canadian medical schools to transform complicated tasks and fragmented processes into integrated, efficient and simple workflows. Read more.

UME Leadership

Paul McGuire

Paul G. McGuire, PhD

Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education
Professor of Cell Biology and Physiology
(505) 272-9537
PMcguire@salud.unm.edu