The P&S Awards for Excellence

Celebrating P&S Employees' Commitment to Excellence

Since 2008, the College of Physicians and Surgeons has proudly presented the annual P&S Award for Excellence to exceptional employees, or groups of employees, for their outstanding performance and contributions. This award is intended to inspire all of us to strive for the very highest level of excellence by recognizing some of our truly exceptional people.

2017 P&S Award for Excellence

The 2017 winners are:

  • Antoine Florestal, Officer of Administration/Managerial Award
  • Lisa Hasenbalg, Officer of Administration/Administrative Professional Award
  • Thomas Gardner, Officer of Research Award
  • Wen-Hsuan Wu, SSA Union Member/Clerical Technical Award
  • Linda Aponte-Patel, MD, Diversity Award
  • Samuel Silverstein, MD, Community Service Award

2016 P&S Award for Excellence

The 2016 winners are:

  • Gladys Bueso, Officer of Administration/Managerial Award
  • Marcela Pierce, Officer of Administration/Administrative Professional Award
  • Erin Bush, Officer of Research Award
  • Thomas Kolar, SSA Union Member/Clerical Technical Award
  • Andrew Marks, MD, Diversity Award
  • Columbia-Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership, Community Service Award

You can read "P&S Honors Employees at Annual Awards Ceremony" in the newsroom for more information about the recipients.

Award Areas

Each year, the College of Physicians and Surgeons recognizes outstanding performance with the P&S Awards for Excellence. Honoring individual and group achievements, the dean presents each awardee with a plaque and a $750 gift card. We will recognize one person or group in each of the following categories:

  • Officer of administration
    • Managerial
    • Professional / Administrative
  • Staff officer of research
    • Research
  • SSA Union Member
    • Clerical/ Technical
  • Community Service
    • A member of the faculty, staff, or a P&S-based group that provides exceptional community service
  • Diversity
    • A member of the faculty, staff, or a group within P&S that promotes diversity

P&S is a superb place to work because so many of us put forth our best efforts every day. The level of excellence by our employees makes P&S one of the finest medical schools in the country.

Nominations

To nominate someone for one of the P&S Awards for Excellence, please fill out our nomination form:

Contact Information

For more information, contact Danielle Robbins in P&S Human Resources (212) 305-0022.

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