Roberto Logroño, MD Award and Lectureship for Professionalism in Medicine

Oct 9, 2018, 16:25 PM by Esther Chavarria-Perez


This lectureship and award is given annually in memory of Roberto Logroño, M.D., a Tenured Professor and Director of Cytopathology in the Department of Pathology from 1997 until his unexpected death in 2006. Dr. Logroño exemplified many of the attributes of professionalism, including altruism, accountability, excellence, duty, honor and integrity, and respect for others.

The nominee should be a UTMB faculty member noted for a high level of professionalism in patient
care, teaching and/or medical research. Nominations will be received from students, house staff,
faculty, and staff, and should include a cover letter describing how the candidate exemplifies the
principles of professionalism in everyday behavior and in interactions with peers, patients, and
students. The proposal should also include the candidate’s curriculum vitae (CV) and at least three
(3) letters of support from colleagues who are well acquainted with the candidate.

The deadline for nominations is Thursday, November 1, 2018. Supporting documents should be sent
together to Ms. Angela Culler at, with subject heading “Roberto Logroño