Professional Enrichment and Growth Grants

Awarded PEG Grants for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

EVMS Faculty Affairs and Professional Development has awarded Professional Enrichment and Growth (PEG) grants to 11 faculty members for the 2017-2018 academic year.

The grants were awarded during a competitive process that was open to all faculty in the School of Medicine and in the School of Health Professions. To qualify, the activity has to help the nominee achieve his or her professional goals as well as advance the academic missions of the department and the institution.

Below are this year's PEG grant recipients and their activities.

Faculty Member      


Area of Interest                                                                                         

Rebecca Britt, MD Surgery Society of University Surgeons Leadership Agility Program
Nicole Kreiser, PhD Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Parent Child Interaction Therapy Training Course

Kent Lam, MD

Otolaryngology AAOA Course in Allergy and Immunology
Rajan Lamichhane, PhD School of Health Professions Conference on analysis of big data
David Mu, PhD Microbiology and Molecular Cell Biology Microarray Course and Keystone Symposia
Heather Newton, EdD Office of Graduate Medical Education Harvard Macy Program for Educators in Health Professions
Skye Ochsner Margolies, PhD Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Retreat and ACBS World Conference
Agatha Parks-Savage, EdD Office of Graduate Medical Education AAMC GME Leadership Development Certificate Program
Tushar Shah, MBBS Pediatrics  Introduction to CRISPR-Cas9 Genomic Editing
Amy Tang, PhD Microbiology and Molecular Cell Biology AACR Annual Meeting
Liang Yu, PhD School of Health Professions Research training on reproductive toxicology, New York University