OBGYN Awards 2011

APGO

The Association of Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGP) is a non-profit, membership-based organization for women’s health educators. APGO promotes excellence in women’s health care by providing optimal resources and support to educators who inspire, instruct, develop and empower women’s health providers of tomorrow.

CREOG

The council on Resident Education in OB/GYN (CREOG) is a group within APGO that is devoted exclusively to resident education.

This year’s “APGO 2011 National Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching” was presented to Raja W. Abdul-Karim, M.D., Professor in the Department of OB/GYN, at our Resident Graduation Program on June 28, 2011 in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the field of obstetrics and gynecology. Here you will see Dr. Karim being presented his award from Robert K. Silverman, MD, Chairman and Chief of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department.

Dr. Karim being presented his award from Robert K. Silverman

The year’s “CREOG 2011 National Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education” was presented to Shawky Z.A. Badawy, M.D., Professor of Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. also at our Resident Graduation Program on June 28, 2011 in recognition of his Here you will see Dr. Badawy and Dr. Karim standing with Robert K. Silverman, MD, Chairman and Chief of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department.

Dr. Badawy and Dr. Karim standing with Robert K. Silverman

Pujan Shrestha won the Humanism and Excellence Award. Based on his demonstration to commitment, teaching skills and his compassion to patients, families and colleagues

Pujan Shrestha

Other members of staff to receive awards were as follows:

Eve Burns, M.D.  –  Mroziewicz Janik, M.D. Third Year Award

Krystal Foree  –  Robert E.L. Nesbitt, Jr., M.D Chief Resident Award

Patti Giachetti  –  Labor & Delivery Nurse

Theresa Fisher  –  Clinic Nurse Award

Renee Mestad  –  Academic Faculty Award

Stephen Brown  –  Clinical Faculty Award

Congratulations!!