The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Linda Gourlay to Receive Baystate Health 2022 Excellence in Teaching Award

Sep 9, 2022

Clinical Instructor Linda Gourlay has been selected as the 2022 recipient of the Baystate Health APP Excellence in Teaching Award for her role as preceptor to UMass Amherst Doctor of Nursing Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (DNP/PMHMP) students between Summer 2021 and Summer 2022. This annual award recognizes preceptors who have exceeded expectations and excelled in their roles as educators and leaders. Linda will receive the award at the APP (Advanced Practice Provider) Appreciation Dinner on October 4, where the Baystate Health Education Office and Director of Advance Practitioners will recognize "the dedication and generosity that our providers have shown students amidst uncertain times". 

"I'm so honored to have the opportunity to work with our wonderful students both as a clinician and instructor," said Linda.

Congratulations, Linda!