• The nominee must be a faculty member of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, at the rank of Assistant or lower, within five years from the initial faculty appointment at UPSOM.
• Recipients may be from Basic Science or Clinical Departments, in any setting: classroom, clinical, research, etc.
• Innovation, overall quality, and breadth of educational achievement will all be considered.
Honorees are selected by the UPSOM Awards Committee and conferred by the Dean based on nominations from students and faculty. The award is given at the Annual Curriculum Colloquium.