2020 Graduation Awards

Congratulation to all of our award recipients!


Academic Teacher of the Year

Clinical Teacher of the Year

Grace Paley, MD

Research Teacher of the Year


“Golden Apple” Award


Ron Burde “Good Egg” Award

Dr. James Song and Linda Duan Song Award for Clinical and Surgical Excellence

Mat Guirgis Award

The Morton E. Smith Excellence in Medical Student Education Award

Distinguished Service Award to a 2nd Year Resident

Doris P. and Harry I. Wexler Award

Medical Students

The Max & Evelyn Grand Prize

Georgia Wilke, MD, PhD

The Doctor William Ellis Research Prize in Ophthalmology

Jonathan Lin, MD, PhD

Volunteer Faculty Recognition

Robert Feibel, MD

Jeffery Padousis, MD

Paul Tesser, MD

Shilpa Thorton, MD

Stephen Waltman, MD

50 Years

15 Years

25 Years

25 Years

55 Years