This honorary award acknowledges individuals whose actions, example and efforts contribute to a respectful and supportive environment at the university and in the Western New York community.
A diverse and inclusive campus community enhances excellence in research and academic medicine by broadening and strengthening teaching, learning and scholarship. If you actively work to create a welcoming climate of respect and inclusiveness, you may be a good candidate for the Award of Excellence for Promoting Inclusion and Cultural Diversity.
The awards are presented by the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences' Office of Inclusion and Cultural Enhancement.
Awards are given annually to recipients in each the following categories:
For this award we are specifically looking for a Jacobs School faculty member who goes above and beyond in terms of community outreach in Western New York.
Previous recipients are not eligible for nomination.
All nominees must be a member of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
Senior Associate Deans are not eligible to be nominated for the Faculty Award of Excellence.
Faculty, staff, and students may nominate individuals they feel are deserving of these awards.
Submit nominations by May 20, 2020.
Awards are presented during the medical school’s annual Faculty and Staff Recognition Awards ceremony following the Stockton Kimball Lecture.
|Year||Faculty||Resident||Medical Student||PhD Student||Staff||Community Service|
|2019||Jessy Alexander||Taryn Spencer||Karole Collier||Rasheen Powell||Joanna Barthelemy||Oscar Gomez|
|2018||Supriya D. Mahajan||David Abramowitz||Moudi Hubeishy||Mohamed Sharif||Danielle Abramo-Balling ; Megan Wilson-Crowley||Satpal Singh|
|2017||Taechin Yu||Isuan Asikhia||Tom Fuchs|| |
|David Milling, MD|
|2016||Linda Pessar||Emily Langan||Jennifer Seth-Cimini|
|2015||Shalana O'Brien||Short Coat, |
|2014||James Jarvis||Kenyani Davis||Sarah Riley||Bethany Asare|
|2013||Rajendram Rajnarayanan||Jay Garaycochea|