Awards and Recognitions

Program Award
for Culture
of Excellence
in Mentoring

2022 Award Recipients will be announced in the Summer.

About the Award

Harvard Medical School has established this mentoring award to recognize the efforts of a department, division, office or program to foster innovation and sustainability in mentoring while building a culture of mentoring. This award provides an opportunity to learn from successful formal mentoring programs and allows others in the community to adopt model programs. This award is not intended to recognize individuals.


Career Catalyst
Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Program Leaders:

Francine (Fran) Grodstein, ScD, Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Professor of Internal Medicine, Rush Medical College

Christine Sieberg, PhD, HMS Assistant Professor of Psychology; Co-Director, Biobehavioral Pediatric Pain Lab, Boston Children’s Hospital

Richard and Susan Smith Center for Outcomes Research Mentoring
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Program Leaders:
Robert W. Yeh, MD MSc, HMS Katz-Silver Family Associate Professor of Medicine in the Field of Outcomes Research in Cardiology

Rishi Wadhera, MD MPP, HMS Assistant Professor of Medicine; General Cardiologist; Section Head of the Health Policy and Equity Research at the Smith Center

Special Innovation Award: Recognizing a New Student-Emphasis Program

Pediatric Dermatology Student-Faculty Collaborative
Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Program Leaders:
Jennifer Huang, MD, HMS Associate Professor of Dermatology; Section Chief, Dermatology
Sadaf Hussain, MD, HMS Instructor of Dermatology; Attending Physician, Dermatology Program


Click here for the past award recipients

Award Nomination Guidelines

PACEM Guidelines and Criteria

More Information


Terésa J. Carter
Program Manager
Career Development
Tel: 617-432-4697


Photos by Jeff Thiebauth unless otherwise noted.