Congratulations to Abhay Dandekar, MD, Pediatric Residency Program Director, as the recipient of the Core Clerkship Teaching Award for your outstanding work on the wards with medical students during the 2013-2014 academic year. The award is give by the Associated Students of the School of Medicine (ASSM) Core Clerkship Teaching Award Committee and with the support of the UCSF School
of Medicine’s Office of Undergraduate Medical Education. He will receive the award at a ceremony on October 30th.
The Core Clerkship Teaching Awards are a way for medical students to recognize their most outstanding teachers and mentors while they rotate through their third year core clerkships. Over the course of their third year, the committee invited medical students to submit nominations for residents and faculty who have gone above and beyond in terms of dedication to teaching, mentorship, community-building, patient care, and medical student development and support.
Congratulations, Dr. Dandekar!