The WVU School of Medicine Distinguished Teacher Award Committee recognized Randall Bryner, Ed.D., associate professor, vice chair and director of Exercise Physiology Undergraduate Education for excellence in teaching.

This award is given annually for exceptional teaching and/or innovation in teaching methods, course and curriculum design, and instructional tools. A principle criterion is that the nominee should be considered to be among the very best teachers, at any rank, in the School of Medicine. The selection is made by a committee of faculty and students.