Annual Departmental Awards

Julian T. Hoff Teaching Award

The Julian T. Hoff Teaching Award is given annually to a junior faculty member within the department with an exemplary record in teaching our residents.

  • 2016 - Steve Sullivan, MD
  • 2015 - Lynda Yang, MD, PhD
  • 2014 - Cormac Maher, MD
  • 2013 - Steve Sullivan, MD
  • 2012 - Juan Valdivia, MD
  • 2011 - Hugh Garton, MD
  • 2010 - Paul Park, MD

Max Peet Teaching Award

The Max Peet Teaching Award is given annually to a resident who has distinguished themselves in the arena of teaching other residents and medical students.

  • 2016 - Luis Savastano, MD
  • 2015 - William Stetler, Jr., MD
  • 2014 - Khoi Than, MD
  • 2013 - Shawn Hervey-Jumper, MD and Emily Levin, MD
  • 2012 - John Ziewacz, MD
  • 2011 - Anthony Wang, MD
  • 2010 - Arnold Etame, MD

McGillicuddy Leadership Award

The McGillicuddy Leadership Award recognizes a resident who exhibits exemplary leadership in maintaining the highest standards of professionalism.

  • 2016 - Thomas J. Wilson, MD
  • 2015 - Osama Kashlan, MD
  • 2014 - William Stetler, Jr., MD
  • 2013 - Shawn Hervey-Jumper, MD

Chandler Clinical Research Award

The Chandler Clinical Research Award is conferred to the best clinical research presentation at the University of Michigan Neurosurgery Resident Research Symposium.

  • 2016 - Wajd Al-Holou, MD and Thomas J. Wilson, MD
  • 2015 - William Stetler, Jr., MD
  • 2014 - Thomas J. Wilson, MD

Crosby Basic Science Research Award

The Crosby Basic Science Research Award is conferred to the best basic science presentation at the University of Michigan Neurosurgery Resident Research Symposium.

  • 2016 - Luis Savastano, MD
  • 2015 - Wajd Al-Holou, MD
  • 2014 - William Stetler, Jr., MD

Friends of Neurosurgery Award

The Friends of Neurosurgery Award is given annually to a faculty member outside of the department who is instrumental in teaching our neurosurgical residents.

  • 2016 - Erin McKean, MD
  • 2015 - Magnus Teig, MD
  • 2014 - Sandra Camelo-Piragua, MD
  • 2013 - Jonathan Trobe, MD
  • 2012 - Doug Quint, MD
  • 2011 - Erin McKean, MD
  • 2010 - George Mashour, MD, PhD