Susan Pollart, MD, Receives 2024 Laura Lynch ELAM/ELH Community Impact Award

March 13, 2024 by

Susan Pollart

Susan Pollart, MD

The Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine® (ELAM®) and Executive Leadership in Health Care (ELH) programs have selected Susan M. Pollart, MD, as the recipient of the second annual Laura Lynch ELAM/ELH Community Impact Award.

Dr. Pollart is the Ruth E. Murdaugh Professor of Family Medicine, and she leads the Offices of Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development in the University of Virginia School of Medicine as senior associate dean. In 2018 she joined the faculty of ELAM and ELH and has served as a Learning Community advisor. She is being honored with the 2024 Laura Lynch ELAM/ELH Community Impact Award for her inspirational dedication to the ELAM/ELH programs, her advocacy of the mission and her work to increase ELAM/ELH’s visibility and impact.

The Laura Lynch ELAM/ELH Community Impact Award recognizes an individual or individuals who have made a significant and positive impact on the ELAM/ELH community. Recipients demonstrate professionalism, commitment and unwavering dedication to fellows, ELUMs, faculty, staff and/or other community members, inspiring others to use their talents and energy to advance the ELAM/ELH program and make a difference in achieving gender equity in academic medicine and/or hospital systems.

Dr. Pollart will be presented the award during the Leaders Forum at the 2024 ELAM/ELH Spring Session in Philadelphia. Congratulations on this prestigious honor!



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