Lam nabs third teaching award

Francis Lam photoDr. Francis Lam, clinical associate professor of pharmacotherapy, has been named recipient of a 2016 Presidential Award for Teaching Excellence from the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (UTHSCSA).

A member of the college’s Division of Pharmacotherapy, he joins other members of that division in location at the UTHSCSA where he has a cross appointment as professor in the Department of Pharmacology.  Within the college, he teaches courses in pharmacokinetics, pharmacogenetics, and pharmacotherapy.

The award marks the third significant teaching recognition for Lam in a year having previously been cited to receive a Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award from the UT System and a teaching excellence award from the School of Health Professions at UTHSCSA.