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

Courtney A. Schreiber, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Perelman School of Medicine

Dr. Schreiber is an accomplished and prominent clinician, investigator and educator. She is known nationally for her expertise and innovations in the fields of family planning, contraception, and HIV prevention. She founded and directs the acclaimed Penn Family Planning and Pregnancy Loss Center and has led a multidisciplinary effort to establish management of miscarriages in the emergency department. She received the Emily Hartshorne Award for her contributions to the field of family health in 2011 and the Women’s Way Unsung Heroine Award in 2010. She established and directs the highly regarded fellowship in family planning. In 2011, she received the Penn Pearls Award for Excellence in Teaching.