2012 – 2013 Awards for Residents & Faculty

2012 – 2013 Awards for Residents & Faculty

Dr. John J. and Joan M. Brennan Endowed Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Stephanie Miller, MD was presented the Dr. John J. and Joan M. Brennan Endowed Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the May 17, 2013 Medical Student graduation dinner in recognition of their Outstanding Medical School Achievement.

Dr. and Mrs. Jack A. Klieger Endowed Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Omar Sinno, MD was presented the Dr. and Mrs. Jack A. Klieger Endowed Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the May 17, 2013 Medical Student graduation dinner in recognition of their Outstanding Medical School Achievement.

Outstanding Medical School Teachers

In 2008, the College’s Curriculum and Evaluation Committee (CEC) initiated an annual Medical Student Teacher award to honor MCW’s Outstanding Medical School Teachers. This year, approximately 234 faculty members received a recognition pin and letter of commendation for their excellence in teaching in required M1, M2 and/or M3 courses, clerkships, sub Is (sub-internships), modules, LEAPs (Longitudinal Experience Advancing Patient care) and pathways during the 2011-2012 academic year.

Awards include

  • Urban and Community Health: Suzanne Walczak, MD
  • Human Development Paul Robb, MD
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology: Donald Baccus, MD, Erin Chinnock, MD (’13), Lily Hahn, MD (’14), C’Zarina Helf, MD, Cresta Jones, MD, Deborah Larkey, MD, Kristen Quinn, MD, John Waeltz, MD, Jessica Zigman, MD (’15)

2012 Graduation Dinner Awards

The following Awards were presented at the 2012 Graduation Dinner, held on June 22, 2012.

Faculty
  • A. David Penney, MD – (St. Joseph’s) APGO Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching for outstanding contributions to undergraduate medical education
  • Jazmin Parcon, MD (Columbia St. Mary’s) – (Froedtert) CREOG National Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education
Residents
  • Anna Palatnik, MD
    Best Resident Teacher — as selected by the Junior Medical Students in 2011– 2012 rotation in the Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
  • Matthew Loichinger, DO
    The Jack A. Klieger Award – for best resident research paper.
  • Jason Foil, MD
    AAGL Special Excellence in Endoscopic Procedures Award for a senior resident
  • Nicolette Deveneau, MD
    Administrative Chief – in appreciation for their extra time & expertise in providing guidance & support of the residency program.
  • Matthew Loichinger, DO
    MCWAH Housestaff Award for Excellence in Teaching – recognized by the senior class & program directors for outstanding contributions to medical student education.
  • Erin Chinnock, MD
    Dr. Elaine Kohler Global Health Elective Scholarship – This scholarship is used to support financial awards to Medical College of Wisconsin residents, fellows, graduate and medical students to offset expenses incurred while participating in an approved global health experience.