Pediatric Gastroenterologist Honored with Educator Award

October 6, 2021

Arvind Srinath, MD, MS, associate professor in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, was recently elected to the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Academy of Master Educators (AME).

The AME is comprised of approximately 80 faculty members of the more than 2,000 faculty member UPMC system, and rewards excellence in education, strives to advance educational initiatives through innovation and professional development of faculty, and promotes educational scholarship.  Members are nominated by faculty of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and reviewed by a membership committee.  

AME members are appointed to five-year terms and remain involved with education of medical students, graduate students, and residents across the institution.

Earlier this year, Dr. Srinath also was recognized for his outstanding professionalism by students from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and was recognized as one of the top 10 educators by the residency program.

More About Dr. Srinath

Arvind I Srinath, MD, MS, is an associate professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. He also currently serves as the Associate Vice Chair For Education for Fellowship Training, and is the Director of the Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship.

Dr. Srinath has won numerous awards and accolades for his educational and training efforts during his training and as a faculty member in the Department of Pediatrics. One of his most recent accomplishments was being awarded the Teri Li Young Educator Award from the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition (NASPGHAN) in 2019. 

Learn more about Dr. Srinath’s accomplishments and view a selection of his recently published research.