Q. Why did the AUA Residents 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 Committee Teaching Award?
A. Any urology staff participating in a resident education as part of an accredited urology program in the US, Canada, or Mexico.
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 has passed. Please check back for next year's nomination in fall 2017.