Clinical Affiliate Preceptor Award

In order to demonstrate gratitude for the service provided by our voluntary faculty and to help inspire better teaching, the HWCOM Office of Academic Affairs presents this award annually each year.


  • Excellence in teaching
  • Conscientious and a good role model
  • Embodies all the characteristics that HWCOM expect our volunteer faculty to emulate (Respect, Duty, Integrity)

Selection process

M3 and M4 students and Clerkship Directors submit nominations and then a Faculty Awards Committee will select the award recipient from the final nominations

Previous HWCOM Awardees


Peter Khamvongsa, MD,


Allan Herskowitz, MD,


Ronald Tolchin, MD


Karen Hirschberg, MD