The NISOD (The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development) Excellence Awards recognize exceptional faculty members each year who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment and contribution to their students and colleagues. In addition to helping and treating patients at Zdilla Family Chiropractic, Dr. Zdilla also teaches anatomy and physiology and nutrition at the Community College of Allegheny County’s South Campus. He feels truly honored to receive this award and will cherish it always. Excellence Award recipients will be celebrated during NISOD's annual International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence in Austin, Texas. The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) is a membership organization committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching, learning, and leadership at community and technical colleges. NISOD provides faculty-focused programs and resources and the American Association of Community Colleges named NISOD, "The country's leading provider of professional development for community college faculty, staff, and administrators."