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Past Alumni Association Award Recipients

This list is based on various historical records; not all awards are given every year, and some were discontinued.

WMC/MCP/MCPHU Distinguished Alumnus/a Award

Formerly the WMC/MCP Alumnae/i Achievement Award

  • 1950 Jane Sands Robb, MD '18
  • 1951 Mary Martin Sloop, MD '06
  • 1952 Elizabeth Bass, MD '04
  • 1953 Catherine Macfarlane, MD 1898
  • 1954 Ellen Culver Potter, MD '03
  • 1955 Margaret Castex Sturgis, MD '15
  • 1956 Alice N. Pickett, MD '09
  • 1957 Sophie Rabinoff, MD '13
  • 1958 Rachel Ash, MD '26
  • 1959 Annie V. Scott, MD '18
  • 1960 Eleanor Taylor Calverley, MD '08
  • 1961 Gulielma Fell Alsop, MD '08
  • 1962 Stella Y. Botelho, MD '49
  • 1963 Ann Gray Taylor, MD '18
  • 1964 Alma Dea Morani, MD '31
  • 1965 Rebecca M. Rhoads, MD '25
  • 1966 Elizabeth Bucke Miller, MD '27 / Bethel Harris Fleming, MD '31
  • 1967 Rita S. Finkler, MD '15
  • 1968 Emily Van Loon, MD '22
  • 1969 Anna M. Brady, MD '51
  • 1970 Katherine Boucot Sturgis, MD '42
  • 1971 Lucy Frank Squire, MD '40
  • 1972 Edith F. Millican, MD '39
  • 1973 Joyce D. Lashof, MD '50 / Harriet M. Felton, MD '37
  • 1974 Mildred Mitchell-Bateman, MD '46
  • 1975 Jean Gowing, MD '26 / Doris G. Bartuska, MD '54
  • 1976 Eva F. Fox, MD '43 / Minerva S. Buerk, MD '46
  • 1977 Frieda Baumann, MD '17
  • 1978 June Klinghoffer, MD '45
  • 1979 Margaret Gray Wood, MD '48
  • 1980 Nina B. Woodside, MD '57
  • 1981 Ida B. Scudder, MD '29
  • 1982 Dorothea D. Glass, MD '54
  • 1983 Mary B. Dratman, MD '45 / Elizabeth D. Labovitz, MD '63
  • 1984 Eleanor Dino Montague, MD '50
  • 1985 Ruth Bleier, MD '49 /Ann Barbara Catts, MD '56 / Mary Louise Buyse, MD '70
  • 1988 Anna T. Meadows, MD '69
  • 1989 Julie Madorsky, MD '69 / Joan Mary Roberts, MD '46
  • 1990 Nancy Gary, MD '62
  • 1991 Dorothea R. Johnson, MD '56
  • 1992 Louise Schnaufer, MD '51
  • 1993 M. Jane Matjasko, MD '68
  • 1994 Henrietta Rosenberg, MD '70
  • 1995 Carol Lake, MD '70
  • 1996 Helen Horstmann, MD '72
  • 1997 Stanley B. Fiel, MD '73
  • 1998 Stephanie Gregory, MD '65
  • 1999 Lynne Steinbach, MD '79
  • 2000 Leigh Donowitz, MD '75
  • 2001 Lila S. Kroser, MD '57
  • 2002 Suzanne Margaret Smith, MD '74
  • 2003 Mary A. Simmonds, MD '75
  • 2004 Lucille Ann Papile, MD '69
  • 2005 Antoinette Eaton, MD '56
  • 2006 Linda Brodsky, MD '79
  • 2007 Susan McLeer, MD '70
  • 2008 Clifford A. Hudis, MD '83
  • 2009 Donna Antonucci, MD '84
  • 2010 Louis Rose, DDS, MD, MCP '72
  • 2011 Susan Ellen Levy, MD, MCP '78
  • 2012 Elyce Cardonick, MD, MCP '91
  • 2013 Elizabeth E. Frauenhoffer, MD, MCP '83
  • 2014 Rebecca Jaffe, MD, MCP '80
  • 2015 Donald M. Yealy, MD, MCP '85
  • 2016 David J. Shulkin, MD, MCP '86
  • 2017 Theodore J. Corbin Jr., MD, MPP, MCPHU '97
  • 2018 Sanjay Goel, MD, MCP '93
  • 2019 Andrew W. Dahlke, MD, MCP '89
  • 2020 Timothy Manzone, MD, MCP '89
  • 2021 Daniel J. Rader, MD, MCP '84

Boots Cooper, MD, Community Service Award

  • 1993 Boots Cooper, MD '65 / Lillian Seitsive, MD '31
  • 1994 Doris Bartuska, MD '54 / Antoniette Eaton, MD '56
  • 1995 Sharon Kawai, MD '74
  • 1996 Libby Wilson, MD '63
  • 1997 Sucha Order Asbell, MD '66
  • 1998 Janet Kramer, MD '68
  • 2000 Kristen Ries, MD '67
  • 2001 Ethel Platt, MD '41
  • 2002 Agnes Gowdy, MD '35
  • 2003 Dennis Saver, MD '77
  • 2004 Vincent J. Zarro, MD, PhD '62, '65
  • 2006 Robert Schoffstall, MD, HU '55
  • 2007 Sandral Hullett, MD, MCP '76
  • 2008 Mary Ann Cohen, MD, WMC '66
  • 2009 Jean Elizabeth Sullivan, MD, WMC '54
  • 2010 Donna Brooks, MD, WMC '65
  • 2011 Mary-Theresa L. Baker, MD, MCP '88
  • 2013 William N. Bernhard, MD, HU '57
  • 2014 Joan M. Teno, MD, HU '82
  • 2015 Priscilla J. Benner, MD, MCP '75
  • 2019 Mark S. Codella, MD, MBA, HU '84
  • 2020 Lourdes C. Corman, MD WMC '70
  • 2021 J. Kenneth Brubaker, MD, HU '70

HU Professional Attainment Award

  • 25 Years: Alan G. Wassermann, MD '73 (awarded in 1998)
  • 15 Years: Michael J. Fine, MD '83 (awarded in 1998)
  • Francis Rosato, MD '59 (awarded in 1999)

Sesquicentennial Recognition Award

  • Suzanne Zarro, MD '78 (awarded in 1998)

HU Alumnus of the Year Award

  • 1953 Charles P. Bailey, MD '32
  • 1954 Joseph W. Post, MD '09
  • 1956 Herbert W. Kirby, MD '01
  • 1959 John L. Redman, MD '96
  • 1960 John A. Brooke, MD '96
  • 1962 William Likoff, MD '38
  • 1963 Carl C. Fischer, MD '28
  • 1964 Charles M. Thompson, MD '31
  • 1965 Charles B. Hollis, MD '12
  • 1966 H. Russell Fisher, MD '28
  • 1968 Lowell L. Lane, MD '28
  • 1969 J. Stauffer Lehman, MD '31
  • 1970 Warren H. Fake, MD '27
  • 1971 William C. Hunsicker, MD '27
  • 1972 Martin E. Swiecicki, MD '32
  • 1973 Charles S. Cameron, MD '35
  • 1976 Horst A. Agerty, MD '34 / Marvin Derezin, MD '62
  • 1977 Willard P. Arentzen, MD '46
  • 1979 Nicholas J. Pisacano, MD '51
  • 1980 Anthony F. Daly Jr., MD '58
  • 1981 Francis E. Rosato, MD '59
  • 1982 Margaret Giannini, MD '45
  • 1983 Stanley J. Yamulla, MD '44
  • 1984 Leon Carp, MD '40
  • 1985 Wilbur Oaks, MD '55
  • 1986 Irving L. Lichtenstein, MD '44
  • 1987 Hubert Rosomoff, MD '52
  • 1988 Richard Kleppinger, MD '48
  • 1989 Robert S. Litwak, MD '49
  • 1990 David Owen Williams, MD '69
  • 1991 Alan H. Wilde, MD '59
  • 1992 Edward A. Brunner, MD '59
  • 1993 Leonard S. Dreifus, MD '51
  • 1994 Martin R. Eichelberger, MD '71
  • 1995 John C. Hoak, MD '55
  • 1996 Francis M. James, III, MD '61
  • 1997 Robert L. Capizzi, MD '64
  • 1998 Nathan Berger, MD '66
  • 1999 H. Lawrence Karasic, MD '60
  • 2000 Charles S. Greenberg, MD '76

HU Alumnus Distinguished Service Award

  • 1969 Carl C. Fischer, MD '28 / Charles B. Hollis, MD '12 / Harry S. Weaver, MD '29
  • 1975 Charles S. Cameron, MD '35
  • 1978 William Likoff, MD '38 (Lectureship)
  • 1980 Amedeo Bondi, PhD (Associate, '69)
  • 1986 Mary P. Sterling, MD '53
  • 1988 Stanley J. Yamulla, MD '44
  • 1989 Joseph P. Marconis, MD '42
  • 1992 Charles P. Bailey, MD '32
  • 1993 Daniel Mason, MD '44
  • 1994 Pasquale M. Procacci, MD '69
  • 1995 Albert Cook, MD '54
  • 1998 Wilbur W. Oaks, MD '55
  • 1999 Vincent Zarro, MD, PhD '62, '65
  • 2000 Bernard M. Wagner, MD '49

HU Distinguished Alumnus/a Award

  • 1999 Vincent Zarro, MD, PhD '62, '65
  • 2000 Bernard M. Wagner, MD '49
  • 2001 Nicholas Rossi, MD '55
  • 2002 Arthur J. Labovitz, MD '78
  • 2003 Louis E. Samuels, MD '87
  • 2004 Richard F. Corlin, MD '65
  • 2005 Christopher. T. Olivia, MD '88
  • 2006 Raymond Fabius, MD '77
  • 2007 Loretta Finnegan, MD '64
  • 2008 Richard M. Satava Jr., MD '68
  • 2009 Lawrence C. Kurtzman, MD '81
  • 2010 Theodore Yaeger, MD '81
  • 2011 Frank S. Pettyjohn, MD '63
  • 2012 John Donald Mahan, MD '77
  • 2013 Michael Rhodes, MD '70
  • 2014 John James Lukaszczyk, MD '84
  • 2015 Mariell Jessup, MD '76
  • 2017 Steven Gurland, MD, HU '67
  • 2018 Ron Aryel, MD, HU '93
  • 2019 Andrew D. Seidman, MD, HU '85
  • 2020 Mary Siracusa Parisi, MD, HU '51
  • 2021 Ana Pujols McKee, MD, HU '79

Outstanding Alumni Awards

  • 2007 Walter Lomax Jr. MD, HU '57
  • 2007 Howard Miller, MD, HU '74
  • 2008 Dennis H. Novack, MD, HU '72
  • 2008 Margaret G. Stineman, MD, HU '83
  • 2009 Joseph Boselli, MD, HU '82
  • 2009 Meryle J. Melnicoff, PhD, MCP '88
  • 2009 Daniel Rader, MD, MCP '84
  • 2009 Lloyd E. Ratner, MD, HU '83
  • 2010 Robert Figlin, MD, MCP '76
  • 2010 Leonard Jacob, MD, PhD, MCP '78
  • 2010 James D. Luketich, MD, MCP '86
  • 2010 Ana Nunez, MD, HU '86
  • 2010 Donald Yealy, MD, MCP '85
  • 2011 Brian S. Alper, MD, HU '96
  • 2011 Richard J. Hamilton, MD, HU '87
  • 2011 Owen C. Montgomery, MD, HU '81
  • 2011 Pasquelle M. Procacci, MD, HU '69
  • 2012 Matthew J. Finnegan, MD, HU '88
  • 2012 Ralph J. Riviello, MD, HU '94
  • 2013 Lanny Edelsohn, MD, HU '67
  • 2013 Michael Jonah Fine, MD, HU '83
  • 2013 Arnold J. Smolen, PhD, MD, MS, HU '72
  • 2014 J. Kenneth Brubaker, MD, HU '70
  • 2014 John J. Goodill, MD, HU '82
  • 2014 Michael Joseph Panella, MD, MCP '89 Posthumously
  • 2015 Heather Bittner Fagan, MD, MCPHU '99
  • 2015 Michael A. Levine, MD, HU '76
  • 2015 Jan McBarron Liberatore, MD, HU '84
  • 2015 Catherine Scott Manno, MD, HU '78
  • 2015 Lisa Payne, PhD '09
  • 2016 Kelly S. Eschbach, MD, HU '91
  • 2017 Robert C. Ashton Jr., MD, MCP '92
  • 2018 David Krah, PhD, HU '82
  • 2019 Robert A. Ersek, MD, HU '66
  • 2020 John Langell, PhD MCPHU '98, MD MCPHU '99 (Biomedical Sciences Graduate)
  • 2020 Ian B. K. Martin, MD MCPHU '00 (Medical Graduate)
  • 2021 Africa Stewart, MD, MCPHU '00, MBA
  • 2021 John S. Sundy, MD, PhD, HU '91

Graduate Citation Award

  • 1991 Larry R. McLean, PhD '82
  • 1992 Robert N. Daly, PhD '86
  • 1993 Jim Winkler, PhD '87
  • 1994 Paula Bram Amar, PhD '73
  • 1995 Diane Claire Halstead, PhD '77
  • 1996 Andrew Beasley, PhD '61
  • 1997 Elinor H. Cantor, PhD '79
  • 1999 Robert K. Dix, PhD '81
  • 2001 Svetomir Markovic, MD, PhD '93
  • 2002 William Neil Hait, MD, PhD '78
  • 2003 Saul R. Powell, PhD '83
  • 2004 Barbara J. Dalton, PhD '83
  • 2005 Jacqueline G. Emrich, PhD '93
  • 2007 Herman Friedman, PhD, HU '57
  • 2008 G. John DiGregorio, MD, PhD, HU '78
  • 2009 Steven DeArmond, MD, PhD, MCP '75, '72
  • 2010 Peter S. Amenta, MD, PhD, HU '80, '84
  • 2011 Jiang-Fan Chen, MD, PhD, MCP '93
  • 2012 Kimberly L. Simpson PhD, MCPHU '96
  • 2013 James M. Burns Jr., PhD, HU '89
  • 2014 Angelo C. Lepore, PhD '06 (Early Career or Young Investigator)
  • 2015 Jason Stumhofer, PhD '05 (Early Career or Young Investigator)
  • 2017 Tom Caltagirone, PhD '03
  • 2020 Sharrón L. Manuel, PhD '12, MD '13 (Early Career or Young Investigator)
  • 2021 Megan Wright, PhD '08 (Early Career or Young Investigator)

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • 2008 Wilber W. Oaks Jr. MD, HU '55
  • 2009 Margaret Giannini, MD, HU '45
  • 2011 Karen L. Roos, MD, HU '81
  • 2012 Patricia K. Crumrine, MD, WMC '68
  • 2013 Mark H. Wholey, MD, HU '53
  • 2014 Karl B. Kern, MD, HU '80
  • 2015 Barbara Schindler, MD, WMC '70
  • 2016 Alfred M. Sadler Jr., MD, FACP, HU '66
  • 2018 Clifford Hurdis, MD, MCP '83
  • 2019 Anna Taback Meadows, MD, WMC '69
  • 2020 Donald M. Yealy, MD, MCP '85
  • 2021 Loretta Podolak Finnegan, MD, HU '64

Service to the Alumnae/i Association Award

  • 1993 June F. Klinghoffer, MD '45
  • 1994 Lila Stein Kroser, MD '57
  • 1995 Doris Bartuska, MD '54
  • 1996 Margaret Gray Wood, MD '48
  • 1997 Barbara A. Schindler, MD '70
  • 1998 Phyllis Marciano, MD '60
  • 1999 Christie Huddleston, MD '78
  • 2000 Rhoda S. Pomerantz, MD, MPH '63
  • 2001 Elinor H. Cantor, PhD '79
  • 2003 Barbara E. Chick, MD '59 / Theodore J. Matulewicz, MD '70
  • 2004 Jonathan Gomberg, MD '82
  • 2005 Alan M. Schindler, MD, PhD '77
  • 2006 Theodore W. Uroskie, MD, HU '70
  • 2008 Craig Q. Earl, PhD, MCP '83
  • 2009 Mary Cote, MD, WMC '59
  • 2012 Richard P. Malone, MD, HU '83 (Posthumously)
  • 2014 Janet P. Kramer, MD, WMC '68
  • 2015 Donald Girard, MD, HU '82

Alumni Association Special Recognition

  • 2008 Barbara J. Williams, Archivist
  • 2009 Mark B. Woodland, MS, MD
  • 2010 Joseph R. DiPalma, MD, PhD
  • 2011 Manuel N. Stamatakis, Hon. 2005

Emerging Leader Award

  • 2017 Heather Clauss, MD, FACP, MCPHU '02
  • 2018 Melissa Pugliano-Mauro, MD '04
  • 2019 Rhonda Graves Acholonu, MD, MCPHU '01
  • 2020 Meghan Kathleen Berkenstock, MD ’11
  • 2021 Elizabeth Malsin, MD '11, and Eliana Verghese Hempel, MD '12