Washington University Medical Students recognize Christopher Dy, MD, MPH, FACS, as a 2018-2019 Clinical Teacher of the Year
October 29, 2019
Hand and nerve specialist, Christopher Dy, MD, MPH, FACS, was recently recognized by medical students at Washington University as a 2018-2019 Clinical Teacher of the Year. This Distinguished Service Teaching Award honors Washington University educators who have made a significant impact in the education of future physicians through their efforts, dedication and patience. Over 1000 faculty members are eligible for this award, and Dr. Dy was one of the 10 faculty members selected.
Dr. Dy specializes in treating nerve injuries, and is a member of the Washington University Multidisciplinary Complex Nerve Clinic. He travels internationally to further his knowledge on surgical techniques for the treatment of brachial plexus and peripheral nerve injuries. Dr. Dy's research interests surround nerve injuries, health policy research, health services research, and healthcare disparities. He has received research funding from the National Institutes of Health, the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation, and the American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand.
Congratulations to Dr. Dy for receiving this award, and for serving as a fantastic role model and mentor for the next generation of physicians.