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2016/2017 Award Recipients

Distinguished Teaching Award RecipientsBarbara and Paul Saltman Distinguished Teaching Award, Non-Senate Members

Eduardo S. Fricovsky (Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Eduardo S. Fricovsky has distinguished himself as one of the “shining stars” of teaching in the UC San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. His teaching has had a profound impact on high school and undergraduate students considering pharmacy as a career, as well as on students and residents already pursuing the study of pharmacy.  Dr. Fricovsky’s teaching contributions are vast, and the quality of his teaching is superb. He has a rare ability to engage and inspire, from classroom to clinic to professional societies to individual career mentees. As one student commented, “Your dedication is amazing. I really enjoyed your lectures. Your energy and passion for the topics really engage the students.” As director of the Pharmacy Service of the UC San Diego Student-Run Free Clinic Project, he is lauded by students as an invaluable role model and source of great personal inspiration. His passion, enthusiasm, and commitment to teaching are exceptional.