The school of medicine and the office of academic affairs recognize excellence in teaching and compassionate patient care through a number of awards. These awards have specific criteria for nomination and voting procedures for each. They are presented at the Annual Awards Convocation for the senior class and also at the commencement exercises. These are administered through the office of the dean for academic affairs and the dean of student affairs.

Allen A. Copping Excellence in Teaching Award

Adrian F. Reed Award for Outstanding Basic Science Instructor

Clarence H. Webb Award for Outstanding Clinical Instruction

Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award – Faculty and Student