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Sahai Professorship Recipient

Marcy Rosenbaum, Ph.D, professor of Family Medicine has been appointed to the Sahai Family Professorship of Medical Education! This professorship honors an individual Carver College of Medicine faculty member who holds core curriculum responsibility related to the primary care specialties, including pediatrics, family medicine and internal medicine.

The Sahai family of Webster City endowed this professorship as part of the UI College of Medicine capital campaign, "Seeking Knowledge for Healing" in 1998. The gift of more than $500,000 was made through the Sahai Family Foundation for Educational Excellence, and provides an annual stipend to the recipient. 

The successful candidate should hold a leadership position for a core area of medical curriculum. In addition, the nominee should show evidence of contribution to innovation and advancement of curriculum. Finally there should be clear recognition of leadership by peers. The appointment to the professorship is for three years.

Congratulations to Marcy for receiving this prestigious professorship!