Q. Why did the AUA Residents and Fellows Committee establish this award?
A. The goal of the award is to annually recognize an outstanding urology educator or program director who has dedicated a portion of his/her career to teaching residents. This award also serves to recognize an individual who influences residents to pursue a career in academic medicine.
Instructions for Nominations
Q. Who is eligible for the AUA Residents and Fellows Committee Teaching Award?
A. All urology program directors and urology faculty participating in resident education as part of an ACGME accredited urology program are eligible.
Q. What are the criteria for selection?
A. Criteria for selection include a demonstrated commitment to education in the following ways:
- participation as a PD or faculty member in an accredited urology residency program
- evidence of dedication and effectiveness in teaching residents
- behaviors which are value-based and highly principled
- a consummate role model
The deadline for this year's nomination process is February 7, 2018.