Awards Showcase

Registered Dietitian of the Year

Registered dietitians play an important role within the patient care team, working to improve and maintain the nutritional status of patients throughout their hospital stay. Each year NYP honors outstanding registered dietitians with the Annual Registered Dietitian of the Year Award. The award recognizes one dietitian from NYP/WC, NYP/WD, ACN/WC, or NYP/LMH; one from NYP/CU, NYP/MSCH, NYP/AH, or ACN/CU; and one from each of the four regional hospitals. Recipients of this award are recognized for exemplifying excellence in patient care and upholds NYP’s values and standards.


Inga Gukhman

Inga Gukhman (MSCH)

Michael McDonnough

Michael McDonnough (WC)

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Preceptor of the Year

Preceptor of the Year award is to recognize the exceptional teaching, mentoring, and leadership activities of NYP DI preceptors. This acknowledgment is presented by each graduating class to preceptors who have positively impacted their learning during the program year. The interns have described recipients of this recognition as: “true mentor and leader,” “remarkably gifted teacher,” “exemplified NYP Standards of excellence,” “approachable and lighthearted,” “provided challenging cases to facilitate growth,” and “individualized approach to precepting.” Recipients of this award are recognized during the graduation ceremonies and farewell breakfasts hosted at each campus.

February 2019

Joyce Porter

Joyce Porter (CU)

Stephanie Roit

Stephanie Roit (WC)

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