Schultz honored for residency program administration

Physician Stephen Schultz has not too way back obtained the Nikitas J. Zervanos Wonderful Program Director Award, given by The New York State Academy of Family Physicians (NYSAFP).

Schultz, director of the Faculty of Rochester/Highland Hospital family medicine residency program obtained the award in a digital ceremony in March.

“For virtually twenty years, Dr. Schultz has served as a coach and mentor to quite a few faculty college students who’re really board-certified family physicians, serving their victims and communities as he taught,” said NYSAFP President Jason Matuszak. “Dr. Schultz places sturdy emphasis on advocacy and world effectively being, educating faculty college students in regards to the constructive have an effect on that they will have, not solely on their very personal communities, however as well as working with impoverished and underserved areas all around the world,”

Schultz has led the nationally renowned Highland Hospital/Faculty of Rochester Medical Center family medicine residency for the earlier 19 years

“All through his tenure, he developed and added new packages in world effectively being, political advocacy and administration, and developed areas of focus in psychosocial medicine and maternity care to strengthen family medicine residents’ teaching experiences,” said physician Colleen T. Fogarty, William Rocktaschel Professor and chairwoman of the division of family medicine on the Faculty of Rochester. “He furthermore developed strategies and assist for residents’ learning and competency analysis. Dr. Schultz accomplished all of this as program director whereas persevering with a longstanding continuity observe at Highland Family Medication and attending on the Division of Family Medication inpatient service at Highland Hospital. I’m so pleased for him to be acknowledged by this nationwide honor”

Upon learning of his award, Schultz said, “…That’s what I’m meant to do, working with residents and serving to victims. Someone entails me as a medical scholar, and three years later they’re a board-certified family physician. There’s a extreme diploma of satisfaction in that.”