59th Annual Medical Alumni Awards

Jesse Hall Dome

The University of Missouri School of Medicine and Medical Alumni Organization will present their most prestigious awards to graduates and supporters on Thursday, March 17, 2016 in St. Louis. The 59th Annual Medical Alumni Awards ceremony, dinner and reception will be held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Missouri State Medical Association.

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Congratulations

2016 Award Recipients

Citation of Merit

The top honor for alumni who have performed outstanding work in their fields.

Victoria Fraser

Victoria Fraser

MD '83

Adolphus Busch Professor of Medicine and Chairman, Department of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Honorary Medical Alumni

Awarded to non-graduates who have demonstrated a special interest in the School of Medicine and its alumni organization.

John Cowden

John Cowden

MD

Professor of Ophthalmology and former chairman and Roy E. Mason Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology
MU School of Medicine

Eileen Meehan Dyer

Eileen Meehan Dyer

BSN '68

Founder, Dyer Family Dermatology Research Fund
MU School of Medicine

Linda Headrick

Linda Headrick

MD

Senior Associate Dean for Education and Helen Mae Spiese Professor in Medicine
MU School of Medicine

Distinguished Service

Awarded to alumni who have distinguished themselves through medical service.

Debra Howenstine

Debra Howenstine

MD '88

Associate Professor of Clinical Family
and Community Medicine
MU School of Medicine
Medical Director
Columbia/Boone County Department of
Public Health and Human Services

Donald Kuenzi

Donald Kuenzi

MD '51

Family Physician and Volunteer
Health Teams International

Randy Sherman

Randy Sherman

MD '77

Vice Chair, Department of Surgery
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Inaugural Audrey Skirball Kenis Chair
Department of Surgery
Keck School of Medicine USC
Former Chief Medical Officer
Operation Smile

Outstanding Young Physician

Awarded to alumni age 45 or younger who have distinguished themselves in the field of medicine.

Jacob Quick

Jacob Quick

BJ '98, MD '08

Assistant Professor of Surgery and
Associate Program Director of
General Surgery Residency
MU School of Medicine

Pritish Tosh

Pritish Tosh

BS '99, MD '03

Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Medical Director for Disaster Preparedness
Mayo Clinic