BayCare Clinic Foundation honors 3 NWTC educators
Tue, Aug 11, 2020
GREEN BAY – Northeast Wisconsin Technical College instructors Jodie Breidel, Kelly Guyette and Barb Peters were honored on Tuesday with individual awards from the BayCare Clinic Foundation board.
They received the BayCare Clinic Faculty Professional Development Award of the Year for their excellence in instruction, innovation in education, commitment to student achievement, advancement of curriculum and devotion to the health care profession.
The award funds professional development opportunities for outstanding nursing and allied health professionals to enhance instruction. This is the eighth year the foundation has given the award.
“We are pleased to offer financial support to these well-deserving educators within the health-sciences program at NWTC,” said Dr. Joseph Hodgson, president of the BayCare Clinic Foundation. “This support will ensure that these honored educators are provided an opportunity to enhance their teaching by exposing them to the latest in professional development. That, in turn, will benefit the students they teach and mentor.
“Congratulations to all.”
Each of the recipients will receive up to $2,000 to attend a national health conference. Breidel is an instructor in diagnostic and medical sonography. Guyette is an instructor and a surgical technologist. Peters is an instructor in practical nursing.
The BayCare Clinic Foundation has pledged to contribute $10,000 annually to the Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Educational Foundation. These funds are used to support the BayCare Clinic Faculty Professional Development Award and for nursing and allied health professional development projects at NWTC.
About BayCare Clinic Foundation
BayCare Clinic Foundation is the philanthropic arm of BayCare Clinic, LLP. Its mission is to promote the health and well-being of Northeast Wisconsin residents. BayCare Clinic, www.baycare.net, is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in Northeast Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. With its 100-plus physicians, BayCare Clinic offers expertise in more than 20 specialties, serving clinical locations in 16 regional communities. Based in Green Bay, Wis., BayCare Clinic is a joint partner in Aurora BayCare Medical Center.
About BayCare Clinic
BayCare Clinic, baycare.net, is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in northeastern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. It is based in Green Bay, Wisconsin. BayCare Clinic offers expertise in more than 20 specialties, with more than 100 physicians serving in 16 area communities. BayCare Clinic is a joint partner in Aurora BayCare Medical Center, a 167-bed, full-service hospital. Follow BayCare Clinic on Facebook and Twitter.
About the NWTC Educational Foundation
Established in 1970, the NWTC Educational Foundation is a public, non-profit organization whose mission is to provide financial support to Northeast Wisconsin Technical College students and the College through scholarships and other financial needs. By doing so the Foundation promotes the value of technical college education within the community and supports the College’s vision and mission. www.nwtc.edu/foundation.