Gaurav Zirath, MD of Southwest Medical, part of Optum Care has been recognized by the STFM Foundation, a program of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine.

The award is in recognition of outstanding leadership potential and supports Dr. Zirath‘s attendance of the 2022 Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference, April 30 – May 4, in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The award also provides him with a year of mentoring and presentations from the organization’s senior leadership as well as other opportunities and benefits. Dr Zirath was selected from a national pool along with 17 other individuals.