Chen, Fischbach Earn Apple Teaching Awards

We are thrilled to announce that Michael Fischbach and Xin Chen have won prestigious Apple Teaching Awards for Fall 2015.

These awards recognize faculty members whose student evaluations rank Outstanding, equaling or exceeding a score of 4.5 on a scale of 1 to 5. Dean Joe Guglielmo said that Xin and Michael had “made the classroom come alive for our students; [their] expertise and commitment to helping students learn has enriched the academic experience of our students in untold ways.”

Both Xin and Michael have won this award multiple times—and, in the case of Xin, she has earned it an extraordinary 11 times!

Please join me in congratulating Michael and Xin.

About the School: The UCSF School of Pharmacy is a premier graduate-level academic organization dedicated to improving health through precise therapeutics. It succeeds through innovative research, by educating PharmD health professional and PhD science students, and by caring for the therapeutics needs of patients while exploring innovative new models of patient care. The School was founded in 1872 as the first pharmacy school in the American West. It is an integral part of UC San Francisco, a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide.