Teaching Academy Support

Support the Patricia A. Tietjen, MD Teaching Academy

Patricia Tietjen, MDHonoring Dr. Tietjen's Commitment to Education

The Patricia A. Tietjen, MD Teaching Academy honors Dr. Tietjen’s dedication to education through an institute providing resources to support Nuvance Health’s clinicians who are committed to teaching. The goal of the Academy is to enhance teaching across Nuvance Health, through the promotion of an academic environment that fosters interdisciplinary education and scholarship. Additionally, the academy will support career advancement for its educators.


Throughout her career, Dr. Tietjen mentored, instructed and served as a role model for thousands of clinicians. A physician leader, clinician, researcher and educator, she brought a passion for education that will now serve as motivation and inspiration for all those who value teaching and learning.


For more information – or if you are an employee who would like to make a gift through payroll deduction – please contact the Foundation at (203) 739-7227 or foundation@nuvancehealth.org.