UI Physician Receives Prestigious National Honor

A practicing family physician in Waukon, Iowa and a part-time instructor in the University of Iowa Department of Family Medicine recently received the 2011 Pfizer Teacher Development Award.

Andrea Venteicher, MD, is among a select group of physicians honored by the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation for her commitment to education in the field of family medicine. The award recognizes Venteicher for her scholastic achievement, leadership qualities, and dedication to family medicine.

Venteicher graduated from the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine and the University of Iowa Family Medicine Residency Program.