Mission Statement

Faculty Affairs and Professional Development (FAPD) works with the leadership, faculty and administrators of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Health System to support an overarching goal of PENN Medicine - the implementation of the highest standards of excellence in academic medicine.  The mission of FAPD is to support this goal by facilitating the recruitment and appointment, promotion, and retention of distinguished faculty. Read more

Recently Promoted Faculty

Eileen M. McKay, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Dr. McKay excels as a pediatric anatomical pathologist who is widely recognized for her expertise in perinatal and placental pathology. She is a dedicated and enthusiastic educator of medical students, residents, and fellows. She was the recipient of the James E. Wheeler Award for Excellence in Anatomic Pathology Resident Teaching in 2013. She is involved with education at the national level, serving on the Education Committee of the Society for Pediatric Pathology from 2007 through 2014. She has authored six chapters for a recently published textbook, Diagnostic Pathology: Placenta. She also served on the Maintenance of Certification Coordinator Committee for the Society for Pediatric Pathology and has held organizing roles in the Society’s annual meetings and is a member of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology.