Awards

Anesthesiology Awards

Master Educators Awards 2015

Three Anesthesiology faculty were recently awarded Abraham Flexner Master Educator Awards for 2015.  This award, given by the Center for Excellence in Medical Education, acknowledges the cumulative history of an individual’s contributions and uses multiple criteria for assessing significance.

Shira Gambrel M.D. received recognition for Educational Innovation & Curriculum DevelopmentFaculty Development in Education

Dung Nguyen M.D. for Educational Innovation & Curriculum DevelopmentEducational Evaluation & Research

Amy DiLorenzo for Educational Innovation & Curriculum Development

Master Educator recognition is given to faculty members who have made outstanding contributions to the educational program in teaching, leadership, innovation, evaluation and development.  Award categories include the following areas:

  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Outstanding Teaching Contribution or Mentorship
  • Educational Innovation and Curriculum Development
  • Educational Evaluation and Research
  • Faculty Development and Research

RESIDENT OF THE MONTH OCTOBER 2015

Robert Weaver M.D., Anesthesiology Resident, has been selected as the UK Healthcare resident of the month for October2015.  Nominated by a number of individuals at UK, the following was cited:

“Bob is a pleasure to work with. He answers questions eagerly and is always willing to help. Healways has a pleasant attitude and demanor while being professional. He is easy to approach andcan explain things at an understandable level. He shows his competency daily and can provide somecalm in otherwise stressful situations.”

 

Dr. Eichhorn "One of Most Important Articles in Anesthesiology"

Original Story From : http://uknow.uky.edu

LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 26, 2015) – Dr. John H. Eichhorn, professor of Anesthesiology and Provost’s Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, authored a paper earlier in his career titled, "Standards for Patient Monitoring During Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School," which is named in the current issue of the prestigious journal, Anesthesia and Analgesia, as one of the top 20 most important articles in anesthesiology ever written.

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Dr. Hessel named UCSF School of Medicine Alumni of the Year for 2015

Eugene Hesssel, MD Anesthesiology professor was recently selected by University of California/San Francisco School of Medicine Alumni Association as one of the recipients of the 2015 Alumni of the Year Award. Congratulations Dr. Hessel!

Master Educators Awards 2014

Two Anesthesiology faculty were awarded Abraham Flexner Master Educator Awards at the College of Medicine’s Academic Convocation and Awards Day in October 2014.  This award, given by the Center for Excellence in Medical Education,

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RESIDENT OF THE MONTH OCTOBER 2014

David Bacon M.D., Anesthesiology Resident, has been selected as our resident of the month for October2014.  Nominated by a number of individuals at UK, the following was cited:

“Dr. Bacon exemplifies professionalism in all that he does.  He puts patients first, practices by the ‘golden rule’.  I have received multiple extremely positive comments from different services, a recent email from a bedside nurse commending his care, and patients want him as their physician.  Dr. Bacon has excellent skills and also takes time to teach those around him. What a great representative of UK and our department of Anesthesiology.”

 

RESIDENT OF THE MONTH FEBRUARY 2014

Habib Srour, M.D., Anesthesiology Resident, has been selected as our resident of the month for February 2014.  Nominated by a number of individuals at UK, the following was cited:

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2014 Great Teacher Award

Zakki Hassan chosen for 2014 Great Teacher AwardDr. Zaki-Udin Hassan was recently chosen by the UK Alumni Association as one of the six recipients of the 2014 Great Teacher Award.  

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Master Educators Awards 2013

Two Anesthesiology faculty were awarded Abraham Flexner Master Educator Awards at the College of Medicine’s Academic Convocation and Awards Day on October 9, 2013.  This award, given by the Center for Excellence in Medical Education,

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Residents of the Month Dec 2012

Lori Kral, M.D. and Melanie Witte, M.D., Anesthesiology Residents, have been selected as our resident of the month for December 2012.  Nominated by a number of individuals at UK, the following was cited:

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Resident of the Month July 2012

Brett Elmore, M.D. Anesthesiology Resident, has been selected as our resident of the month for July 2012.  Nominated by a number of individuals at UK, the   following was cited:

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