Awards and Accomplishments

The best part of this program is the faculty, hands down. Here are just a few of their awards and accomplishments…

Faculty Awards:

Dr. William Brady: The David A. Harrison Distinguished Educator Award
Dr. Amita Sudhir: Alpha Omega Alpha – Anne L. Brodie Teacher’s Teacher Award

Recent News Articles:

Dr. O’Connor is an Outstanding Contributor to EMS

American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) has awarded our Department Chair, Dr. Robert O’Connor, with the 2019 Award for Outstanding Contribution in EMS. This award is given to those who…

In the News… Dr. Mutter Wins 2019 MESA Award

Dr. M. Kathryn Mutter is a winner of the 2019 Medical Educational Scholarship Award (MESA), from the Southern Group of Education Affairs (SGEA), for her presentation entitled, “Clinical Reasoning and…

In the News… Emergency Medicine Physicians Receive ABEM Award

From UVA’s Department of Emergency, Drs. Robert O’Connor and Debra Perina were recent recipients of American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) oral examiners awards. Dr. O’Connor is Professor and Chair…

Adam Schefkind, MD Receives Research Award

Dr. Richard F. Edlich was a very distinguished educator, physician, and healthcare champion. He contributed to the development of the UVA Burn and Would Healing Center, the North Fork Research…

In the News… Empathic Design receives “3 Cavaliers” Grant

In the current issue of the ASPIRE newsletter, two Emergency Medicine faculty members, Drs. Trowbridge and Mutter, along with Elgin Cleckley from the School of Architecture and Beth Quatrara from…

Mary Bacon, MD Receives Research Award

2018 Richard F. Edlich Medical Student Research Award in Emergency Medicine Dr. Richard F. Edlich was a very distinguished educator, physician, and healthcare champion. He contributed to the development of…

UVA Health System Earns Awards for Heart Attack Care

UVA Health System’s interdisciplinary heart attack team is comprised of the Heart and Vascular Center, Emergency Department and Pharmacy. Through their collaborative efforts, UVA Health System has received three national…

Dr. Hartka Pursues Excellence in Medical Education

Thomas Hartka, MD, has received the Certificate of Commitment to Faculty Development in Medical Education after attending 10 workshops relating to medical education over a two-year period. The completion of this…