In 2009 Residents and Fellows were invited to nominate their colleagues for the 2009 GME Resident/Fellow Awards for Teamwork. The person you nominate may have shown exceptional abilities to collaborate within their own residency, or as a consultant. Sometimes it is the trainee who coordinates the schedule, or the complex care of a specific patient. Maybe it is a trainee who gives GREAT handoffs at night by answering one question… How does this trainee demonstrate a commitment to or excellence in the teamwork of Medicine?
The 2009 Upstate Medical University Graduate Medical Education Peer-selected Award for Excellence in Teamwork by a Resident of Fellow were: