Fellowship & Award Recipients

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Alvarez Award

Fellowships 

McGovern Award

President’s Award

 

Swanberg Award

 

The Golden Apple Award

 

 

 

All Awards Recipients

 

 

Alvarez Award

 

2017 Recipient
Helen Osborne M.Ed, OTR/L
President, Health Literacy Consulting

 

2016 Recipient
Roxanne Khamsi
Chief News Editor, Nature Medicine


2015 Recipient
Jay Ingram
Radio Science Program Host & Author

 

2014 Recipient
Rosemary Gibson, MSc
Senior Advisor to The Hastings Center 
Section Editor: the Less is More series in JAMA Internal Medicine. 

2013 Recipient
Gregory D. Curfman, MD
Medical Editor, New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


2012 Recipient
Mary Roach
Author and Columnist on Scientific Topics

2011 Recipient
Perri E. Klass, MD
Professor of Journalism and Pediatrics
New York University
New York, NY
 
2010 Recipient
Prerna Mona Khanna, MD
Physician Consultant, ICYou.com
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of North Texas-Health Science Center,
Lieutenant Colonel, Texas Medical Rangers,
Chicago, IL
 
2009 Recipient
David Dary
Emeritus Professor and Director,
Gaylord College of Mass Communication and Journalism, University of Oklahoma,
Norman, OK
 
2008 Recipient
T.L. (Tedd) Mitchell, MD
 
2007 Recipient
Jeffrey P. Koplan, MD, MPH
Vice President, Academic Health Affairs,
Woodruff Health Sciences Center, Emory University,
Atlanta, GA
 
2006 Recipient
Neil Shulman, MD
Associate Professor, Emory University School of Medicine,
President, Patch Adam's Gesundheit! Institute,
Atlanta, GA
 
2005 Recipient
Ruth Murphey Parker, MD
Professor of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
 
1982-2004 Recipients
Loretta LaRoche (2004)
Joe Graedon, MS, and Terry Graedon, PhD (2003)
Carol K. Kasper, MD(2002)
Elmer Huerta, MD, PhD (2001)
Stephen M. Cohn, MD (2000)
Richard Harris (1999)
David T. Suzuki, PhD (1998)
Marcia Angell, MD (1997)
Wayne Biddle (1996)
Brian P. McDonough, MD (1995)
Wendy Borow (1994)
John Stone, MD (1993)
Ralph D. Feigin, MD (1992)
Peter P. Morgan, MD (1991)
Norman Cousins (1990)
Donald A.B. Lindberg, MD, ScD (1989)
Arthur L. Ulene, MD (1988)
Jane E. Brody (1987)
Elizabeth M. Whelan, ScD (1986)
G. Timothy Johnson, MD (1985)
Lester S. King, MD (1984)
Jean Mayer, PhD (1983)
Louis Jolyon West, MD (1982)

 

Fellowships

2017 Fellowship Recipients
Noelle H. Demas, MSTC
Vicki Foerster, MD, MSc
Julie Phelan, MD, MBA

 

2016 Fellowship Recipients
Hilary Graham, MA
Cynthia L. Kryder, MS, CCC-Sp
Barbara T. Zimmerman, PhD

2015 Fellowship Recipients
Catherine Magill, PhD
Kathy Spiegel, PhD
Kristina Wasson-Blader, PhD, ELS


2014 Fellowship Recipients
Lori De Milto, MJ
Joanne McAndrews, PhD
Deborah Whippen
Justina Molzon, JD (Honorary Fellow)


2013 Fellowship Recipients
Jennifer Grodberg, PhD, RAC
Jude Richard, ELS
Anne Marie Weber-Main, PhD

2012 Fellowship Recipients
Tamara Ball, MD
Faith Reidenbach, ELS
Christine Wogan, MS
 
2011 Fellowship Recipients
MaryAlice Ditzler
Sharon L. Nancekivell, MA
Stephen N. Palmer, PhD, ELS
 
2010 Fellowship Recipients
Lori Alexander, MTPW, ELS
Judith M. Pepin, PhD
Victoria J. White, MA, ELS
 
2009 Fellowship Recipients
Jessica Ancker, ELS, PhD
Robert J. Bonk, PhD
Bart J. Harvey, MD, PhD
 
2008 Fellowship Recipients
Lois J. Baker, MS
Elliott Churchill, MS, MA
Melanie Fridl Ross, MSJ, ELS
 
2007 Fellowship Recipients
Jennifer A. Fissekis, MA, ELS
Jim Hudson
Donna Miceli
 
2006 Fellowship Recipients
Tinker Gray, MA, ELS
Karen Klein, MA, ELS
Peggy Robinson, BSc, ELS
 
2005 Fellowship Recipients
Susan E. Aiello, DVM, ELS
Cindy Hamilton, PharmD, ELS
Barbara Snyder, MA
 
2004 Fellowship Recipients
Kevin Flynn
Thomas P. Gegeny, MS, ELS
Sue Hudson
 
2003 Fellowship Recipients
Linda R. Benson
Susan J. Berman
Jill Shuman, MS, ELS
 
2002 Fellowship Recipients
James Cozzarin, ELS
Dominic De Bellis, PhD
Susan E. Siefert, ELS, CBC
 
2001 Fellowship Recipients
Brian Bass
Mary G. Royer, MS, ELS
 
Past Recipients (1952-present in alphabetical order)
William A Abruzzi, MD (1967)
Lanie M Adamson, MS (1998)
Alexander Adler (1972)
Susan E Aiello, DVM, ELS (2005)
Alyce B Albrecht (1980)
Lynn M Alperin (1995)
Jessica Ancker, ELS, PhD (2009)
Elizabeth B Anderson, MS (1961)
W A D Anderson, MD, FACP (1958)
Boris R Anzlowar (1971)
Boris Rajka Anzlowar, MD (1971)
Lottie B Applewhite (1979)
Leonard Apt, MD (1979)
Elizabeth A Ashraf, PhD (1984)
Suren H Babington, MD (1956)
Lawrence L Bachorik, PhD (1984)
Lois J Baker, MS (2008)
David R Barglow, MD (1955)
Roger W Barnes, MD, FACS (1958)
R de Rohan Barondes, MD (1953)
Norbert C Barwasser, MD (1966)
Brian Bass (2001)
W W Bauer, MD (1954)
William B Bean, MD, FACP (1958)
Estelle Beaumont (1982)
Katherine True Becker (1970)
Herman Beerman, MD, FACP (1958)
Joseph Edward Bellas, MD, FACS (1953)
Carroll J Bellis, MD, PhD (1956)
Tibor Benedek, MD (1966)
Robert J Benford, MD (1955)
Harriet Benson, PhD (1978)
Linda R Benson (2003)
Conrad Berens, MD (1958)
Theodore Berland, BS, AM (1976)
Lt Col Leonard Berlow (1967)
Susan J Berman, MA (2003)
Abraham Bernstein, MD (1960)
Arthur Bernstein, MD (1960)
George Hugh Berryman, MD, PhD (1958)
Johnnie R Betson, Jr, MD (1966)
Saul M Bien, DDS (1962)
Celso Bilbao, MD (1967)
Joseph H Bloom, BS, MS (1991)
Edward Robert Bloomquist, MD (1959)
Ann Bolster (1999)
Robert J Bonk, PhD (2009)
Shirley Bonnem (1981)
Frederick F Boyce, MD (1957)
Joyce B Boylen, PhD (1986)
Edward R Brace (1967)
Donald W Branham, MD (1958)
Richard Duane Brasfield, MD, FACS (1959)
Louis W Breck, MD (1962)
Paul R Briggs, MD, FICS (1960)
Ethan Allan Brown, MRCS, LRCP (1958)
Michael F Bruckner, MA (1989)
James E Bryan (1964)
Eleanor E Buckley (1958)
Paul V Buday, PhD (1967)
Edgar Burns, MD (1963)
Louis G Buttell (1976)
Mac Fullerton Cahal, JD (1959)
John J Calabro, MD (1967)
J Sean Callan, MD (1984)
Homer N Calver (1958)
Alfred J Cantor, MD (1953)
Meyer O Cantor, MD, FACS (1958)
Walter Carroll, MD (1967)
William R Carson, MD (1965)
Leo J Cass, MD (1965)
Russell L Cecil, MD, FACP (1958)
Frank W Chappell, Jr (1967)
Herman Charache, MD (1956)
Elliott Churchill, MS, MA (2008)
Marilyn Citron (1999)
Col John Boyd Coates, Jr, MC, MD (1958)
Betty JB Cohen, PhD (1986)
Susan R Cohen (1978)
Frank Cole, MD (1967)
Donald C Collins, MD, FACS (1952)
Florence A Cooksley, MA (1961)
Donald Cooley (1964)
Beaumont S Cornell, MD, FACP (1955)
Patricia L Cornett, PhD (1985)
Bert H Cotton, MD (1955)
Sylvia S Covet (1957)
George W Covey, MD, FACP (1955)
Barbara G Cox (1976)
James R Cozzarin, ELS (2002)
Wallis L Craddock, MA, MD (1954)
Paul E Craig, MD (1954)
Oscar Creech, Jr, MD (1966)
Allan B Crunden, Jr, MD, FACS (1959)
Theodore J Curphey, MD (1958)
Simon Dack, MD (1964)
Martha Dana, MSJ (1963)
Charles G Darlington, MD (1958)
Edwina B Davis (1981)
Ethel H Davis (1959)
Selma Martha De Bakey (1958)
Dominic De Bellis, PhD (2002)
Paul De Haen (1971)
Russell De Jong, MD (1960)
Lois DeBakey (1958)
Michael E DeBakey, MD (1963)
Richard Del Torto (1971)
Pandurang L Deshmukh, MB, MD (1954)
Jeanne Fitzgerald Dolak (formerly Tashian Fitzgerald) (1982)
Wilfred Dorfman, MD, FACP (1956)
Bruce Lee Douglas, DDS, MA (1959)
Vincent F Downing (1970)
Peggy J Drake (1986)
Trudy Drucker, PhD (1963)
Robert Everett Dunbar (1972)
Donald J Dunham (1966)
Jerry D Eastman (1997)
Susan Eastwood, ELS(D) (1984)
Sally A Edwards, ELS (1985)
Virginia T Eicholtz (1974)
J Russell Elkington, MD (1965)
Bernice Engle, MA (1960)
Bernice Ennis (1977)
Cathryn D Evans (1979)
Elwyn Evans, MD, FACP (1960)
J Alfred Fabro (1980)
Richard Feinberg, OD, PhD (1975)
Jean S Felton, MD (1952)
John Bruce Ferguson (1993)
Joaquin J Fermoselle-Bacardi, MD (1959)
Bernard J Ficarra, MD (1952)
Morris Fishbein, MD, DPharm (1954)
Jennifer Ann Fissekis, MA, ELS (2007)
Doris E Fletcher (1976)
Kevin P Flynn, MA (2004)
MaryAnn Foote, PhD (1994)
Jonathan Forman, MD (1957)
Tod F Forman, MD (1990)
Paul Donald Foster, MD (1953)
J DeWitt Fox, MD (1954)
I Phillips Frohman, MD (1955)
Lois Gaeta (1999)
William G Gamble, Jr, MD (1965)
Alvin F Gardner, DDS, PhD (1960)
Joseph Garland, MD, ScD (1958)
Barbara Gastel, MD, MPH (1991)
Thomas P Gegeny, MS, ELS (2004)
Louis G Gelber, MD (1955)
Art Gertel (1994)
Paul L Getzoff, MD, FACS (1960)
Lloyd Arion Gittelson, MS, MD (1953)
Alexander GF Gode, PhD (1963)
Charles W Goff, MD (1958)
Barbara C Good, PhD (1992)
Ruth Good (1965)
Samuel W Gordon, MS, PhD (1958)
William H Gordon, MD, FACP (1955)
Ralph L Gorrell, MD (1952)
Jacques P Gray, MD, MPH (1957)
James Roland Gray, MD, FACS (1958)
Tinker Gray, MA, ELS (2006)
Leonard D Grayson, MD (1965)
Mayer A Green, MD (1966)
Larry Greenfield (1981)
J P Greenhill, MD, FACS (1959)
Norman Grossblatt, ELS(D) (1988)
Sarah R Gustafson, PhD (1964)
Cindy W Hamilton, PharmD, ELS (2005)
William Hammond, MD (1963)
Robert P Hand, MSc (2000)
Douglas Haneline, PhD (1992)
William B Harrell, MD (1960)
Jerome J Harris, PhD (1966)
M Coleman Harris, MD (1971)
Herbert L Hartley, MD (1963)
Bart J Harvey, MD, PhD (2009)
Wilfred Haughey, MD (1960)
Katherine Haworth (1980)
Brian Hayes (1985)
Raymond Headlee, MD (1962)
Norris J Heckel, MD, FACS (1957)
Arthur A Hellbaum, Phd, MD (1958)
Bernice Heller (1987)
John Henderson, MD, FACS (1958)
William E Hendrickson, MD (1957)
Kay E Hermes, BS (1991)
Richard Minor Hewitt, MA, MD (1954)
William F Hewitt, PhD (1973)
Helen E Hodgson, PhD (1990)
Jane E Hodgson, MD (1995)
Elmer Hoffman, MD (1961)
Elizabeth Mason Hohl, MD (1952)
Dwight H Hotchkiss (1956)
Sara Jane Houtz, MS (1960)
Archibald L Hoyne, MD, FACP (1958)
Archibald P Hudgins, MD (1955)
Jim Hudson (2007)
Sue Hudson (2004)
Edward J Huth, MD (1967)
Robert L Iles (1982)
Franz J Ingelfinger, MD (1969)
Judy Ingram (1974)
Nancy Swanberg Isaacs (1963)
Robert H Ivy, MD (1964)
Arnold Stevens Jackson, MD, FACS (1959)
Nathan B Jaffe, MD (1954)
Mary Jenkins (1991)
Julius Jensen, LRCP, PhD (1953)
Anne Hudson Jones, PhD (1990)
Michael L Jones, MS (2000)
Sara M Jordan, MD, FACP (1958)
Lou Joseph (1975)
Eduardo I Juliet, MD (1964)
M Martin Kafka, MD, FICS (1957)
Ada P Kahn, MPH, PhD (1975)
Walter Kahoe, PhD (1963)
Morris A Kaplan, MS, MD (1958)
William Kauffman, PhD, MD (1954)
Harold A Kazman, MD (1963)
John Lemuel Keeley, MD, FACS (1953)
Frances O Kelsey, MD, PhD (1977)
Lester King, MD (1969)
E Roseland Klein (1993)
Karen Potvin Klein, MA, ELS (2006)
Milton V Kline, EdD (1962)
Karin E Klink, MFA, MS (1996)
Mary E Knatterud, PhD (2000)
Judith Kohn (1979)
Amos R Koontz, MD, FACS (1959)
Jane M Krauhs, PhD, ELS(D) (1995)
Frank Hammond Krusen, MD, FACP (1958)
Patricia F Kyllonen (1983)
Cynthia J Laitman (1984)
Timothy A Lamphier, MD, FACS (1959)
Thomas A Lang, MA (1993)
Harold Laufman, MD, PhD (1962)
Carl B Lechner, MD (1963)
Brian Lees, MRCS (1960)
Lester I Leonard, MD (1965)
Charles U Letourneau, MD, BCL (1959)
Leo L Leveridge, MD (1964)
Victor E Levine, MD, PhD (1956)
Samuel A Levinson, MD (1963)
Alvina Rich Lewis, MA (1963)
Kenneth Lewis, MD (1957)
Leslie L Lewis (1964)
Daniel Liberthson, PhD (1993)
Lawrence Eugene Liberti, RPh, RAC (2000)
Dean McAllister Lierle, MD, FACS (1958)
Shirley Linde, PhD (1965)
Edmund F Lindner, DSc (1964)
Mae M Link, PhD (1964)
Judy Linn, MS (1978)
Otha W Linton (1979)
Sol J London, MD (1965)
Maxim J Losi, PhD (1984)
Charles E Lyght, MD, FACP (1955)
Harold D Lynch, MD (1964)
Don Chalmers Lyons, DDS, PhD (1954)
Mildred Hoerr Lysle, MS (1960)
Gustav Machol, MD (1966)
Leo R Maestripieri (1989)
Harry Maeth, DDS (1956)
Rolland J Main, PhD (1956)
Marianne Mallia, ELS (1996)
Benjamin Manchester, MD, FACP (1953)
James Andrew Mannsmann, MD (1960)
Doris Margolis (1992)
Charles D Marple, MD (1954)
Wallace Marshall, MD (1952)
Felix Marti-Ibanez, MD (1955)
Eric W Martin, PhD (1962)
Edwin Matlin, MD (1962)
Charles D May, MD (1959)
Roland G Mayer, MD (1953)
Jean McCann (1983)
James L McCartney, MD, FACP (1956)
Elizabeth M McFeteridge, MA (1955)
E Dalton McGlamery (1981)
John P McGovern, MD (1967)
Gerald McKee (1973)
Alphonse McMahon, MD, FACP (1955)
Arnold Melnick, DO (1969)
Jeanetta L Menninger (1957)
Karl A Menninger, MD (1957)
Donna L Miceli, BS (2007)
Robert S Miller, PhD (1972)
John Miner, ScD (1952)
Phyllis Minick (1987)
Stanley D Miroyiannis, MA, PhD (1959)
Constance Mitchell (1979)
Woodrow S Monica, DMD (1961)
Joseph F Montague, MD, FACS (1955)
Lewis J Moorman, MD, FACP (1954)
Leonard Samuel Morvay, DDS (1959)
N Henry Moss, MD (1960)
Della J Mundy (1988)
Jay Arthur Myers, MD, PhD (1958)
Udyavar B Narayanrao, MD (1955)
Helen Neff (1972)
William D Nelligan (1973)
Marianna Nelson (1992)
David H Neustadt, MD (1960)
Ben H Nicholson, MD (1958)
Joan N Nilson (1996)
William B Ober, MD (1964)
Alton Ochsner, MD (1963)
Robert P Odenwald, MD (1953)
Cynthia L Orenburg (1984)
F Michael O'Rourke (1974)
Richard Howard Orr, MD (1958)
Robert F Orsetti, MA (1973)
C Kelly Osborn (1983)
Harold F Osborne (1978)
Sandra B Pace, BA (1988)
Eleanor Paulson, BA (1987)
Camen R Paynter, MD (1960)
Maurice S Peizer (1975)
Robert A Peterman, MD (1960)
Frank R Peterson, MD, FACS (1958)
John F Pick, MD (1954)
Edward Robert Pinckney, MD, MPH (1958)
Judith M Pinney (1979)
Cindy M Pitcairn (1988)
Aaron Plachta, MD (1962)
Raymond C Pogge, MD (1957)
Mary T Politano (1973)
Frances H Porcher (1990)
Robert D Potter (1963)
Donald A Price, DVM (1962)
John F Prichard, DDS (1961)
Roland I Pritkin, MD, FACS (1953)
Sandra J Purrenhage (1994)
Donald Radcliffe (1979)
Alice Raefsky (1985)
Bernard H Raginsky, MD, CM (1959)
Frank B Ramsey, MD, FACS (1958)
Clara Raven, MD (1982)
Jacob Reichert, MD (1962)
Edward Conrad Reifenstein, Jr, MD (1959)
Ralph A Reis, MD (1959)
Jacob Edward Reish, MD (1953)
Barbara H Reschke (1987)
Jonathan E Rhoads, MD (1958)
Frank E Rice, PhD (1961)
William O Robertson, MD (1969)
Pat Robie (1986)
Peggy Robinson, BSc, ELS (2006)
Elyse M Rogers (1980)
Charles G Roland, MD (1967)
Jacqueline D Rose (1983)
Edward C Rosenow, Jr, MD (1963)
C Howard Ross, MD (1961)
Melanie Fridl Ross, MSJ, ELS (2008)
Ahbrohm X Rossein, MD (1953)
Emery Andrew Rovenstine, MD, DSc (1958)
Mary G Royer, MS, ELS (2001)
Abe Rubin, DSC (1966)
Henry S Ruth, MD (1954)
Harry Saltzskin (1974)
Earl S Sanborn, MD, FACS (1960)
Ronald J Sanchez (1989)
Lawrence Saunders, BS (1958)
Kenneth C Sawyer, MD (1966)
H Kenneth Scatliff (1967)
Mark M Schapiro, MD, MS (1958)
Justus J Schifferes, PhD (1963)
M J Schiffrin, PhD (1972)
Karon Schindler (1998)
Anne M Schmid (1977)
Jerome M Schneck, MD (1958)
Kenneth H Schnepp, MD, FACS (1955)
Keith W Schnert, MD (1966)
Edith Schwager (1975)
Lila N Schwartz, BA, JD (1991)
Byron T Scott, PhD (1973)
Louis Seigel (1981)
Thomas L Seldon (1975)
Joel L Shapiro (1973)
John I Shaw, BA (1960)
David AE Shepard, MD (1976)
David A Shephard, MD (1976)
Harry C Shirkey, MD (1966)
Jill M Shuman, MS, ELS (2003)
Susan E Siefert, ELS, CBC (2002)
Hirsch L Silverman, PhD (1964)
Beverly LeBov Sloane (1984)
Dean Franklin Smiley, MD (1953)
Austin Smith, MD, LLD (1954)
Elizabeth Craig Smith (1966)
Elizabeth L Smith (1988)
Howard M Smith, MA (1985)
Richard Bell Smith (1995)
William D Snively, Jr, MD (1956)
Barbara R Snyder, MA (2005)
Alfred Soffer, MD (1966)
Perry A Sperber, MD (1962)
Elvira Stahl (1966)
S Sigmund Stahl, MD (1955)
Wallace H Steffensen, MD (1959)
Irvin Stein, MD (1963)
Julian Sterling, MD, DSc (1957)
Edith Stern (1958)
George G Stilwell, MD (1955)
Elizabeth Seton Stone (1989)
Lyon P Strean, DDS, PhD (1960)
Orion Harry Stuteville, DDS, MD (1958)
Harold Swanberg, MD, FACP (1952)
Wilson A Swanker, MD (1952)
William B Swarts, MD (1960)
Harry A Sweeney (1984)
Eleanor A Sweezey (1990)
Martha M Tacker, PhD, ELS(D) (1977)
John H Talbott, MD (1963)
Maurice S Tarshis, MS, PhD (1956)
Joel H Tau, MA (1992)
Nancy D Taylor, PhD, ELS (2000)
E Clinton Texter, Jr, MD (1965)
Hilah B Thomas (1980)
Phebe K Thompson, MD, CM (1958)
W O Thompson, MD, FACP (1952)
Paul Tower, MD (1954)
Florence A Wey Tracy, MA (1953)
Harold A Tucker, MD (1962)
Jackie Turner (1995)
Robert Turrell, MD (1952)
Lee D Van Antwerp (1953)
T R Van Dellen, MD, FACP (1953)
Arkell M Vaughn, MD, FACS (1953)
Michele Vivirito (1993)
Alan J Wachter (1977)
S O Waife, MD, FACP (1960)
Virginia Watson, MS (1963)
Harry M Weaver, MS, PhD (1959)
Sue E Wehner (1978)
William H Wehrmachter, MD (1965)
Charles J Weigel, MD (1967)
Jacob J Weinstein, MD (1956)
Carrol H Weiss, BA (1963)
Daniel Weiss, MA (1965)
Jerome Weiss, MD (1964)
Samuel Weiss, MD, DSc (1957)
Benjamin Baxter Wells, MD, PhD (1957)
Elizabeth A Whalen, MA, ELS (1997)
Lester R Whitaker, MD, FACS (1957)
J Eugene White (1989)
William H White, MS (1965)
Guy Whitehead, PhD (1983)
Alfred H Whittaker, MD (1966)
Jack Wickstrom, MD (1964)
Harry M Wiener, MD (1960)
Kelley Williams (1983)
Vincent T Williams, MD, FACS (1957)
Florence M Witte, PhD, ELS (1998)
Neal Woens, MD, FACS (1958)
Stewart Wolf, BA, MD (1955)
Leo Wollman, MD (1966)
Cathy J Yarbrough (1985)
Norman G Young (1982)
Michael James Yuen (1986)
Hans Zinsser (1974)

 

McGovern Award

2017 Recipients

Lisa Schwartz, MD, MS

Steven Woloshin, MD, MS

 

2016 Recipient

Kevin Pho, MD

2015 Recipient
Ivan Oransky, MD
Vice president and global editorial director of MedPage Today
Co-founder of Retraction Watch

2014 Recipient
Gary Schwitzer
Publisher HealthNewsReview.org
Adjunct Associate Professor at the University Of Minnesota School Of Public Health 


2013 Recipient
Cynthia Baur, PhD
Senior Advisor for Health Literacy, Office of the Associate Director for Communication, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

2012 Recipient
Neal Baer, MD
Television Writer and Producer

2011 Recipient
Francince Ratner Kaufman, MD
Chief Medical Officer and Vice President
Global Medical, Clinical and Health Affairs, Medtronic Diabetes
Northridge, CA
 
2010 Recipient
Thomas P. Stossel, MD
Director of the Division of Translational Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital,
Founder, Association of Clinical Researchers and Educators
Boston, MA
 
2009 Recipient
Annette Flanagin, RN, MA
Managing Deputy Editor, Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)l,
Director, Editoral Operations, Jama and Archives Journals,
Congress Coordinator, International Congress on Peer Review and Biomedical Publication,
Coathor and Committee Member, AMA Manual of Style,
Chicago, IL
 
2008 Recipient
Kerri S. Remmel, MD, PhD
Interim Chair, Department of Neurology; Associate Professor in Neurology,
Director of the University of Louisville Stroke Center,
Louisville, KY
 
2007 Recipient
Julie L. Gerberding, MD, MPH
Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,
Atlanta, GA
 
2006 Recipient
A. John Rush Jr, MD
Vice Chair, Department of Clinical Sciences,
Professor of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center,
Dallas, TX
 
2005 Recipient

Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD
Editor-in-Chief, Bellvue Literary Review,
Assistant Professor of Medicine, NYU School of Medicine-Bellvue Hospital,
New York, NY
 
Past Recipients
Cheryl Iverson (2004)
Jerome Groopman, MD (2003)
Sherwin B. Nuland, MD, FACS (2002)
Richard I. Cook, MD (2001)
Andrew Skolnick (2000)
Alfred G. Knudson, Jr., MD, PhD (1999)
Arthur L. Caplan, PhD (1998)
Anthony S. Fauci, MD (1997)
Marilyn W. Edmunds, PhD (1996)
Susan J. Blumenthal, MD (1995)
John K. Iglehart (1994)
Ernlé W.D. Young, PhD (1993)
Stephen A. Brunton, MD (1992)
Bruce B. Dan, MD (1991)
Charles Bazerman, PhD (1990)
T. Barry Brazelton, MD (1989)
Baruch S. Blumberg, MD (1988)
George D. Lundberg, MD (1987)
Malcolm S. Watts, MD (1986)
Robert S. Eliot, MD (1985)


President's Award

2017 Recipient

Eleanor Mayfield, ELS

 

2016 Recipient
Jude Richard, MA, ELS

2015 Recipient
Bart Harvey, MD, PhD

2014 Recipient
Naomi Ruff, PhD


2013 Recipient
Elaine Crabtree, MA, ELS
 
2012 Recipient
Barbara T. Zimmerman, PhD
 
2011 Recipient
Lori De Milto, MJ
 
2010 Recipient
Christine F. Wogan, MS, ELS
 
2009 Recipient
Lori Alexander, MTPW, ELS
 
2008 Recipient
Lanie Adamson, MS
 
2007 Recipient
Peggy Robinson, BSc, ELS
 
2006 Recipient
Jim Hudson
 
2005 Recipient
Daniel Liberthson, PhD
 
2004 Recipient
Tinker Gray
 
2003 Recipient
Barbara R. Snyder, MA
 
2002 Recipient
Mary E. Knatterud, PhD
 
2001 Recipient
Loraine F. Schacher
 
2000 Recipients
Mary G. Royer, MS, ELS
Ellen K. Weil, ELS, RPh
 
1999 Recipient
Lois Gaeta
 
1998 Recipient
Robert P. Hand, MSc
 
1997 Recipient
Patricia W. Evers
 
1996 Recipient
Edie Stern
 
1995 Recipient
Joseph H. Bloom
 
1994 Recipients
Tod F. Forman, MD
Richard B. Smith
 
1993 Recipient
Pamela P. Powell
 
1992 Recipient
Thomas A. Lang, MA
 
1991 Recipient
Anne Hudson Jones, PhD
 
1990 Recipient
Art Gertel
 
1989 Recipients
Joyce B. Boylen, PhD
Susan Eastwood, ELS(D)
 
1988 Recipients
Betty J.B. Cohen, PhD
Peggy J. Drake
 
1987 Recipient
Norman Grossblatt, ELS(D)
 
1986 Recipient
Guy Whitehead, PhD
 
1985 Recipient
Alyce B. Albrecht
 
1984 Recipient
Marilyn A. Thompson
 
1983 Recipient
Lottie B. Applewhite
 
1982 Recipients
Edward J. Heinz
 Ada P. Kahn, MPh, PhD
Constance Mitchell
 
1981 Recipients
Alex Adler
Maurice S. Peizer
Edie Schwager

 

Swanberg Award

2017 Recipient
Brian Bass, MWC

2016 Recipient
Flo Witte, PhD, ELS

2015 Recipient
Helen E. Hodgson, PhD

2014 Recipient 
J. Patrick Barron

2013 Recipient
Cindy Hamilton, PharmD, ELS

2012 Recipient
Susan Aiello, DVM

2011 Recipient
Elizabeth L. Smith

2010 Recipient
Marianne Mallia, ELS

2009 Recipient
Art Gertel

2008 Recipient
Norman Grossblatt, ELS(D)

2007 Recipient
Elliott Churchill, MS, MA

2006 Recipient
Dale E. Hammerschmidt, MD

2005 Recipient
MaryAnn Foote, PhD

2004 Recipient
Guy Whitehead, PhD

2003 Recipient
Susan Eastwood, ELS(D)

2002 Recipient
Thomas A. Lang, MA

2001 Recipient
No Recipient this year.

2000 Recipient
Anne Hudson Jones, PhD
 
1999 Recipient

Howard M. Smith

1998 Recipient
Barbara Gastel, MD

1997 Recipient
Tod F. Forman, MD

1996 Recipient
Jane E. Hodgson, MD

1995 Recipient
Lottie B. Applewhite

1994 Recipient
Henrietta Aladjem

1993 Recipient
C. Kelley Williams

1992 Recipient
Martha M. Tacker, PhD

1991 Recipient
Elvira Stahl

1990 Recipient
Theodore Berland

1989 Recipient
Nicholas P. Christy, MD

1988 Recipient
John P. McGovern, MD

1987 Recipient
Jonathan E. Rhoads, MD

1986 Recipient
Edith Schwager

1985 Recipient
Robert F. Orsetti, MA

1984 Recipient
Frances O. Kelsey, MD, PhD

1983 Recipient
M. Coleman Harris, MD

1982 Recipient
Jerry McKee

1981 Recipient
Edward J. Huth MD

1980 Recipient
Karl A. Menninger, MD

1979 Recipient
Martin H. Cummings, MD

1978 Recipient
William D. Nelligan

1977 Recipient
Arnold Melnick, DO

1976 Recipient
Eric W. Martin, PhD

1975 Recipient
M.J. Schiffrin, PhD

1974 Recipient
Charles G. Roland, MD

1973 Recipient
Harold Laufman, MD, PhD

1972 Recipient
Eleanor E. Buckley

1971 Recipient
Edward C. Rosenow, Jr, MD

1970 Recipient
Lois DeBakey, PhD

1969 Recipient
William B. Bean, MD
Frank Netter, MD

1968 Recipient
No Award Given

1967 Recipient
C. Howard Ross, MD

1966 Recipient
Alexander Gode

1965 Recipient
Richard H. Orr, MD

1964 Recipient
Joseph Garland, MD

1963 Recipient
Walter Kahoe, PhD

1962 Recipient
W.D. Snively, Jr, MD

1961 Recipient
Charles E. Lyght, MD

1960 Recipient
Dean F. Smiley, MD

1959 Recipient
Jacques P. Gray, MD

1958 Recipient
Theodore R. Van Dellen, MD

1957 Recipient
Austin Smith, MD

1956 Recipient
Morris Fishbein, MD

1955 Recipient
Lee D. Van Antwerp, MD

1954 Recipient
Richard M. Hewitt, MD

1953 Recipient
Julius Jensen, MD

1952 Recipient
Harold Swanberg, MD

*Known as Distinguished Service Award before 1962.

The Golden Apple

2017 Recipient

Dominic De Bellis, PhD

 

2016 Recipient
Jill Shuman, MS, ELS

2015 Recipient
No award presented

 
2014  Recipient
Thomas Gegeny, MS, ELS

2013  Recipient
Lanie Adamson, MS

2012 Recipient
Peggy Boe, RN


2011  Recipient
Cindy W. Hamilton, PharmD, ELS

2010 Recipient
Mary E. Knatterud, PhD

2009 Recipient
Larry Liberti, RPh, RAC

2008 Recipient
Sharon Nancekivell, MA

2007 Recipient
Mary Ann Foote, PhD

2006 Recipient
Bart Harvey, MD, PhD

2005 Recipient
Susan Aiello, DVM, ELS

2004 Recipient
Elliott Churchill, MS, MA

2003 Recipient
Jessica Ancker, ELS, MPH

2002 Recipient
No award presented

2001 Recipient
Nancy D. Taylor, PhD, ELS

2000 Recipient
Joel H. Tau

1999 Recipient
Flo Witte, MA, ELS 

1998 Recipient
Marianne Mallia, ELS

1997 Recipient
Helen E. Hodgson, PhD

1996 Recipient
Joan N. Nilson

1995 Recipient
No award presented

1994 Recipient
Thomas A. Lang, MA

1993 Recipient
Barbara Gastel, MD, MPH

1992 Recipient
Cathryn D. Evans

1991 Recipient
Michael F. Bruckner, MA

1990 Recipient
C. Kelley Williams

1989 Recipient
Guy Whitehead, PhD

1989 Recipient
Edith Schwager

1988 Recipient
Martha M. Tacker, PhD

1987 Recipient
Howard M. Smith, MA

1986 Recipient
Donald Radcliffe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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