Research and Awards
2015: Danny Coleman (4th Year Student): Poster presentation and scholarship
Implementing a Tobacco Cessation Intervention for third year Medical Student Psychiatry Clerks: A Pilot Study. 2016 ADMSEP Annual Meeting
2014 Center for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching (CEIT) Grant, Boston University
PI: John Otis, PhD
Purpose: Develop a digital video library of patient interviews and presentations that will be available to all BU medical students who are learning interviewing and presentation skills.
Medical Student Awards
Annually there are four awards given to graduating 4th year medical students who have excelled and demonstrated excellence in the field of psychiatry.
- Malamud Award – student who best grasps the basic science of psychiatry and demonstrates a caring attitude towards patients.
- John M. Murray Award – best four year performance in psychiatry with special attention to clinical work.
- Ruth Hunter Johnson Award – student who is interested in and training for a career in psychiatry.
- David Iverson Award – demonstrated excellence in psychiatry and has personal traits of compassion and devotion to patients. Psychiatry’s most prestigious student award.
|2013||Phelan Maruca||Tim McIntire||Qyana Griffith||Cheryl Hendricks|
|2014||Emily Holick||Layna Glenn||Kristen Guilford||Katrina Weed|
|2015||Monica Lee||Kathleen Leahy
|2016||Aaron Feiger||Josh Minsky||Britney Lambert||Daniel Coleman|
|2017||Farhan Ladhani||Jawad Husain||Sam Sheffield Wenqi Feng||Kendra Kobin|
Faculty Teaching Awards
Resident Teaching Awards
This award is presented each year to the psychiatry resident who has made the most meaningful contribution to medical student education.
|2017||Cristina Montalvo, MD|
|2016||Michael Colon, MD|
|2015||Ryan Peterson, MD|
|2012||Ashwini Nadkarni, MD|
|2011||Mark Oldham, MD|