Charles Named Medical Alumni Loyalty Fund Distinguished Teaching Professor

Anthony G. Charles, MD, MPH, of the UNC Department of Surgery's Division of Acute Care and General Surgery, has been selected to receive a Medical Alumni Loyalty Fund Distinguished Teaching Professorship. The nomination for the award came from the Academy of Educators and the National Loyalty Fund Committee of the Medical Alumni Association.

Charles Named Medical Alumni Loyalty Fund Distinguished Teaching Professor click to enlarge Anthony G. Charles, MD, MPH

Charles was notified of the professorship by Julie Byerley, MD, MPH, vice dean for education. According to Byerley, Charles was selected for the award in recognition of his "demonstrated excellence and leadership in teaching medical students as well as innovation in teaching techniques."

The award is a four-year professorship and will be in effect from August 1, 2015 to July 31, 2019.

Charles' profile on the Acute Care and General Surgery page can be found here.