Congratulations both to Thomas E. Love, Ph. D., and Douglas Einstadter, M.D. M.P.H., whose teaching contributions at the School of Medicine were recognized. Both received awards for “Best Contributions” by the SOM Teaching Excellence Awards Committee in this first year of the annual awards process. Dr. Love`s award is for his contributions and teaching of Biostatistics in the post-doctoral Clinical Research Scholars Program; Dr. Einstadter was recognized for his leadership and teaching in Fundamentals of Medical Decision Making, in the School`s Core Academic Program. Well deserved recognition – congratulations!