Teaching Academy Support

Honoring Dr. Tietjen's Commitment to Education

The Patricia A. Tietjen, MD Teaching Academy honors Dr. Tietjen’s commitment to education by establishing an institute that provides the opportunity and resources to support the advancement of 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.

Teaching Academy Support

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

Please consider a gift in honor of Dr. Tietjen to support the Patricia A. Tietjen Teaching Academy at Nuvance Health.

For more information or employees who would like to make a gift through payroll deduction, please contact the Foundation at (203) 739-7227.