Roeske Teaching Award

The Nancy C.A. Roeske, M.D., Certificate — established in 1990 to honor Dr. Nancy C.A. Roeske — is awarded to individuals who have made outstanding and sustaining contributions to medical student education.

Prize

Certificate

Criteria/Eligibility

  • APA members and fellows
  • Three or more years of involvement at the recommending institution
  • Significant and sustained contributions (at least three years at one institution) to the advancement of medical student education in one or more of the following categories: lecture; small group teaching; supervision; course design; course administration; departmental committees (curriculum, evaluation, and promotions); institutional committees (admissions, curriculum, student affairs, and promotions); career counseling; advising medical student psychiatry clubs; advising student groups; research, publications, and/or presentations in medical education; and extracurricular programs (e.g., student orientation and leading support groups)

Nomination Requirements

  • Nominators include departmental chairs or deans of the medical school, directors of medical student education in psychiatry, full-time members of the psychiatry department, and medical student and psychiatry residents. * Nomination must be endorsed by the Department chairperson.
  • Nominee’s CV
  • Letter of nomination (Cite activities such as lectures, small group teaching, course design, supervision, career counseling, research mentoring, relevant publications, and advising medical student groups.)
  • Chairperson Endorsement Form
  • A sampling of student evaluations; acknowledgments of teaching awards and commendations particularly helpful

Complete Nomination Form

Deadline

June 1, 2018

Award Notification

January 2019

Award Presentation

Via U.S. mail after APA’s Annual Meeting in May 2018

Contact Information

educme@psych.org

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2018 IPS: The Mental Health Services Conference
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2019 Annual Meeting
  • San Francisco, Calif.
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