Office of Academic Affiliations
2023 David M. Worthen Award Recipients
Erica Seidel, MD
2023 David M. Worthen Rising Star Award
Erica Seidel, MD, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physician and Medical Director of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation EMG Laboratory at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, received the 2023 David M. Worthen Rising Star Award recognizing her as an early career champion of health professions trainee education.
Matthew McDougall, MD
2023 David M. Worthen Innovator Award
Matthew McDougall, MD, Associate Chief of Staff for Education for the Sioux Falls VA Healthcare System, received the 2023 David M. Worthen Innovator Award, recognizing him for sustaining and expanding a significant educational innovation for health professions trainee education.
Edward T. Bope, MD
2023 David M. Worthen Career Achievement Award
Edward Bope, MD, Deputy Chief of Staff, VA Central Ohio Healthcare System, received the 2023 David M. Worthen Career Achievement Award recognizing him as an outstanding health professions trainee education champion whose lifetime contributions have profoundly advanced and impacted the educational mission of VHA.