Institute for Excellence in Education Conference and Celebration

The Institute for Excellence in Education (IEE) Conference and Celebration is sponsored by the IEE and the Office of the Vice Dean for Education of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Johns Hopkins University School of Education. The conference is intended to bring together educators from across the Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health to share ideas, educational research, innovations, and instructional methodologies; to learn from each other and guests, promote a community of educators, and celebrate our great teachers and educators.

Members of the DOM received many of the awards distributed at the annual celebration held on Friday, March 25.

Berkheimer Faculty Education Scholar Grant Recipients

Drs. Laura Hanyok and Samantha Pitts, associate professor  and assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, respectively, along with Dr. Julia Kim, assistant professor of pediatrics, were the 2022 recipients of this grant for their project, "Development and Implementation of a Core Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Curriculum for Resident Trainees at Johns Hopkins."

Teaching Awards

Dr. Jessica Colburn, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine & Gerontology, received the Teaching Award for Faculty of Less Than 10 Years.

Dr. Rakhi Naik, associate professor in the Division of Hematology, received the Teaching Award for Faculty of 10 or More Years.

Dr. Fatima Sheikh, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine & Gerontology, received the Teaching Award for Part-Time Faculty.

Lisa J. Heiser Award for Junior Faculty Contributions to Education

Dr. Angela Orozco, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, received the Lisa J. Heiser Award for Junior Faculty Contributions to Education for her commitment to advancing education of the highest quality in so many settings and formats both at Hopkins and beyond.

Outstanding Educational Innovation

Gretchen Miller, along with Drs. Meg Chisolm and Scott Wright, professors in the Division of General Internal Medicine, received the Outstanding Educational Innovation Award for CLOSLER, a Miller Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence initiative that aims to stimulate healthcare professionals and trainees to reflect on giving exceptional care to every patient.

Outstanding Educational Scholarship

Dr. Sean Tackett, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, receive the outstanding Educational Scholarship award.

Leadership and Mentorship

Dr. Mary Corretti, associate professor in the Division of Cardiology, received the Education Award in Leadership and Mentoring recognizing her outstanding track record of personal mentorship.

Educational Program Award

Dr. David Wu, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, and the Bayview Palliative Care Program received the Educational Program Award for their 3-ACT model.