Fred Richards III, Ph.D.Senior Lecturer
University of Texas at Austin, 1984
Other teaching responsibilities include team-teaching advanced anatomy courses to senior medical students in LOM Gross Anatomy and MSK Gross Anatomy, as well as lecturing to the allied health students in the Inter-Professional Gross Anatomy course.
Dr. Richards was selected to be one of two charter faculty members when the Medical School Gold Humanism Honor Society was created at UTHSCSA in 2005. The medical class of 2011 honored him with the Teacher of the Year Award. The female medical students have chosen him for several American Medical Women's Awards (AMWA). Numerous times he has been selected by the senior medical students for the Outstanding Faculty Award including the class of 2014. He was selected by the 2015 senior medical class as an Assistant Graduation Marshall.
The dental students have awarded Dr. Richards the Professor of the Year Award several times including the class of 2015. They have also awarded Dr. Richards the Dental School Faculty Assembly Teaching Excellence Award. In 2013 Dr. Richards was elected by the dental faculty to be an Honorary Member of the UTHSCSA Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.