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Tulane University School of Medicine
Office of Academic Affairs
131 S. Robertson Street
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504.988.6191
Fax: 504.988.6705
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Tulane University School of Medicine
Office of Academic Affairs
1430 Tulane Avenue #8020
New Orleans, LA 70112

Supplemental Criteria For Promotion

Clinical Track Faculty

  1. Clinical Ability

    To document clinical excellence, the Personnel and Honors Committee looks for the following evidence of regional as well as local recognition:

    1. Statements from the candidate's peers, including his/her department chairman and division chief; chairmen of other departments within the base hospital; physicians in his specialty at other affiliated and regional hospitals.
    2. Membership in local, national, and international professional organizations and participation in their meetings.
    3. Election to honorary offices, and recipient of awards of merit from local, national and international professional organizations.
    4. Participation, as invited speaker, in local, national, and international clinical symposia, seminars and courses, and contributions to the literature.
    5. Regular attendance at departmental functions, e.g. grand rounds, morbidity or mortality conferences and departmental meetings.
  2. Teaching

  3. Presentations and Publications

    Submission of copies of publications most representative of the candidate's scholarly accomplishments, if available. The candidate should provide at least 2 selected publications, if available, to be reviewed by the Personnel and Honors Committee. The publications should be selected by the candidate and the Departmental Chairman.

  4. Administrative Ability and Activity

    • Leadership activity

    • Assistance activity

    • Time devoted

  5. Pre-Doctoral Scholarship Honors

    e.g. Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Omega Alpha, etc.

  6. Board Certification

    • Specialty

    • Subspecialty

  7. Committee Activity Academic, Scientific, Professional, Educational

    • LocalRegional

    • National or international

    • Time devoted

    • Committee chairmanships

  8. Post-Doctoral Honor Societies and Fellowships

    • e.g. American College of Physicians, American College of Surgeons, etc.;

    • Offices held

  9. Editorial Boards and Editor

    • Local

    • Regional

    • National or international

  10. Other


1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-6191