Academy for Excellence in Clinical Practice

The Academy for Excellence in Clinical Practice serves as the highest recognition of excellence in the practice or provision of clinical care by a full time faculty member. Those selected will have demonstrated their ability to deliver the highest level of clinical care, and/or developed and implemented an important innovation for clinical care delivery with proven efficacy using appropriate metrics as further defined by their college or school. All members of the Academy will also have demonstrated the highest level of ethics and professionalism during their career.

Note that “clinical” encompasses a broad scope of clinical practice, including in laboratory practice, patient care, community-based health care settings, and public health settings.

2019 Inductees

  • Elizabeth Arendt, MD, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  • John Lake, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
  • Carolyn Porta, PhD, MPH, RN, SANE-A, FAAN, Population Health and Systems Cooperative, Nursing; Associate Vice President for Clinical Affairs
  • Anne Schullo-Feulner, PharmD, BCPS, Associate Professor & Clinical Education Coordinator, Department of Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems

2018 Inductees

  • Soraya Beiraghi, D.D.S., M.S.D., M.S., M.S.D., Professor, School of Dentistry
  • Kumar Belani, M.D., Professor, Medical School
  • Heather Blue, Pharm.D., B.C.P.S., B.C.G.B.P., Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy
  • Dennis Dykstra, M.D., Ph.D., Department Head, Medical School
  • Jon Hallberg, M.D., Professor, Medical School
  • David Lee, D.V.M., M.B.A., Director, College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Sarah Westberg, Pharm.D., F.C.C.P., B.C.P.S., Co-Associate Dean, College of Pharmacy