The UWMC Chief of Medicine Service Awards were established in 2012 to recognize Department of Medicine faculty members who have contributed significantly to the clinical and scholarly missions of the University of Washington Medical Center.

The awards recognize one outpatient and one inpatient-based clinician who has:

  • Made outstanding contributions in direct clinical care
  • Made innovations in quality improvement and health delivery
  • Consistently exhibited excellence in clinical teaching
  • Produced high-quality scholarly works related to patient care

The award includes money for travel expenses to an academic meeting.

Eligibility

Inpatient- and outpatient-based clinicians at UWMC.

Timelines

Call for nominations in March/April, presented in July/August.

Past recipients

2018:
Anthony Desantis
Michael Lenaeus

2017:
Moira Aitken
Medley Gatewood

2016:
Gabrielle Berger
Michi Shinohara

2015:
Arthur Eric Anderson
Corinne Fligner

2014:
Paul Hendrie
Patricia Kritek

2013:
Paul Pottinger
Andrew White

2012:
Terry Gernsheimer
Thomas Payne