MD Program Teaching Awards

The MD Program Teaching Awards honors faculty, residents, students and staff who have

made outstanding contributions to medical student education.

2016 Teaching Award Recipients

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Preclinical Teaching 

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching

  • Jason Hom, MD (Stanford, Department of Medicine-General Medical Disciplines) 
  • Poonam Hosamani, MD (Stanford, Department of Medicine-General Medical Disciplines) 
  • Thomas Ormiston, MD (Woodland Healthcare, Department of Family Medicine) 

Outstanding Lecture/Presentation

Arthur L. Bloomfield Award in Recognition of Excellence in the Teaching of Clinical Medicine

  • John Kugler, MD (Stanford, Department of Medicine-General Medical Disciplines) 
  • Malathy Kuppuswamy, MD (Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Department of Medicine)
  • Clifford Wang, MD (Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Department of Medicine)

Outstanding Community Clinic Preceptor Preclinical Instruction

  • Rekha Reddy, MD (Mayview Community Health Center, Department of Family Medicine) 

Outstanding Community Clinic Preceptor Clinical Instruction

  • Scott Klein, MD (East Valley Clinic, Department of Internal Medicine)

Alwin C. Rambar-James BD Mark Award for Excellence in Patient Care

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Teaching Award for Outstanding and Innovative Contributions to Medical Education

Award for Excellence in Promotion of Learning Environment and Student Wellness

Franklin G. Ebaugh Jr. Award for Excellence in Advising Medical Students 

Lawrence H. Mathers Award for Exceptional Commitment to Teaching and Active Involvement in in Medical Student Education

  • John Edward Atwood, MD (VA Palo Alto, Department of Medicine-Cardiology)
  • David Svec, MD, MBA (Stanford, Department of Medicine-General Medical Disciplines) 

Oustanding Teaching Assistant Award

Medical Education Staff Service Award

Arnold P. Gold Foundation Award for Humanism and Excellence in Teaching (Residents)

  • Amelia Clark, MD (Stanford, Department of Otolaryngology)
  • Joseph Forrester, MD (Stanford, Department of Surgery)
  • Geoffrey Krampitz, MD (Stanford, Department of Surgery)
  • Carmin Powell, MD (Lucille Packard Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics)
  • Brindha Saravanabavanandhan, MD (Stanford, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology) 

Arnold P. Gold Foundation Gold Humanism Honor Society Inductees (Medical Students)

Special Thanks

Teaching Award Student Selection Committee Members

Kaylene Carter

Duy Cong Tran

Johan Hong

Lily Kim

George Liu

Kathik Nathan

Julia Ransohoff

Katie Randohoff

Event Organizers

Bahij Austin

Jennifer Deitz

Nikia Earls

Cynthia Irvine

Irina Russell

Jessica Whittemore