Academic Affairs & Faculty Development

Faculty Development

Past Award Winners

2017 Awards

Early Career Educator Award in Health Sciences

Andrew G. Smith, MD

Andrew Smith, MD, graduated from Northwestern University and received his medical degree from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He then completed residency in pediatrics at the University of Utah. Prior to returning to Utah, he worked both as a general pediatrician in Pocatello, Idaho, and as a member of the Pediatric AIDS Corps in Lilongwe, M... Read More

Specialties: Pediatric Critical Care


Phone: 801-587-7572

Mary Steinmann, MD

Dr. Mary Steinmann is a Assistant Professor (Clinical) in the Department of Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Division. She is triple board trained and board-certified in Pediatrics, Adult Psychiatry, and Child Psychiatry. She serves as a pediatrician and child psychiatrist on the child and adolescent inpatient unit at the University Neuropsychiatri... Read More

Specialties: Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health, Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent


Phone: 801-581-7951

Outstanding Educator Award of Health Sciences Graduate Students

Brian E. Chapman, PhD


Outstanding Educator Award of Health Science Professional Students

Laura Shane-McWhorter, PharmD, BCPS, FASCP, CDE, BC-ADM

Title:  Professor (Clinical), Pharmacotherapy

Interprofessional Education Team Award

Interprofessional Telemedicine Core Team

Interprofessional Telemedicine Core Team

  • Sue Chase-Canterini, DNP, RN, CHSE
  • Terry Box, MD
  • Troy Andersen, PhD, LCSW
  • Laura Shane-McWhorter, PharmD
  • Jean Zancanella, RN, CD
  • Susan Hall, DNP, APRN, WHNP
  • Julie Balk, DNP, APRN, MS, ANP-BC
  • Valerie Flattes, APRN, MS, ANP-BC
  • Denise Ward, DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC
  • Tamara Ekker, RN, MS