USU AOA Faculty Teacher of the Year
Thank you for taking the time to recognize the excellence of a faculty member in our military health system. This award will recognize one outstanding attending physician directly involved in teaching at the graduate and/or undergraduate medical education level. Selection for this award will be evaluated based on contributions and impacts in teaching and those candidates continuing to exemplify the AOA ideals of scholarship, professionalism, and teaching.
Nominations can be made by a program director, department chair, or any existing AOA member. Nominees do not need to USUHS graduates or existing AOA members, and can have a M.D. or D.O. degree. To nominate an applicant, submit a letter no more than 2 pages in length (using the form below) highlighting the exceptional contributions to graduate and/or undergraduate medical education made by the nominee and other outstanding attributes in line with the values of AOA. Submissions of a nominee's CV will not be necessary or considered during award evaluation.
Please return nominations by 1 April 2018. The awards committee, chaired by an AOA Faculty chapter member, will evaluate the applications and selection and announcement of the award recipient will be made by mid-to-late April. The award recipient will be invited to attend the USU AOA Chapter Annual Banquet in mid-May if they are able to attend. We thank you very much for your time and look forward to recognizing outstanding achievements in teaching.
Please follow all directions carefully, and be advised that there is no save feature on this form, so we suggest copying and pasting your letter from a saved document.