SIU Department of  Surgery  
Phone: 217-545-8000
Fax:217-545-1793 
Email: surgery@siumed.edu 
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Department of Surgery | 217-545-8000 | Fax:217-545-1793 | surgery@siumed.edu | Make an Appointment

Teaching Awards

The Department of Surgery presents a number of awards each year for excellence in clinical or educational research. The criteria are based on research related activities as documented in the SIU SOM Academic Incentive Program. [Williams RG, Dunnington GL, Folse JR. The impact of a program for systematically recognizing and rewarding academic performance. Acad Med 2003; 78:156-62]

Faculty Teacher of the Year for Med Students

Faculty Teacher of the Year for Residents

Outstanding Surgical Educator of the Year

Resident Teacher of the Year (for teaching Med Students)

Faculty "Excellence in Teaching" Award for student teaching

Cardiothoracic

Emergency Medicine

  • Ted Clark, MD

ENT

General Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery

Plastic Surgery

Neurosurgery

Vascular Surgery

Urology

Faculty "Excellence in Teaching" Award for teaching Residents

General Surgery

Plastic Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery

ENT

Cardiothoracic

Urology

Vascular

Residents "Excellence in Teaching" awards" for teaching students:

General Surgery

Bill Bailey, MD
Jac Cooper, MD
Allie McDow, MD
Debb Date, MD
Chad Gonczy, MD
Nick Mouw, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Ryan Beck, MD
Brian Dahl, MD

ENT

Amy Ingram, MD
Jennifer Nelson, MD
David Timme, MD

Plastic Surgery

Ashley Amalfi, MD
Theresa Hegge, MD
Shaun Mendenhall, MD
Kelli Webb, MD

Urology

Nataly Francois, MD
Luke Frederick, MD
Thomas Frye, MD

Vascular

Sarah Koch, MD
Nick Nolte, MD
James Pan, MD

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013