Walter J. McDonald Award for Young Physicians
In honor of: Dr. Walter J. McDonald, former Governor and Regent who served as Executive Vice President of the College from 1995 to 2002.
The award recognizes outstanding achievement by a physician member who is within 16 years of graduating medical school and who is not an ACP Medical Student Member or Associate. Nominees must meet these qualifications as of June 30th of each year considered. Areas of achievement may include leadership; academics, including publishing, teaching, and mentoring; and/or volunteerism.
Nominating and supporting letters should address:
- What significant contributions has the nominee made to the areas of academics, including publishing, teaching, and mentoring; and/or volunteerism?
- Did the achievements of this nominee merit local, state, national, or international recognition?
2004 Sima S. Desai, Portland, Oregon
2005 Allen R. Friedland, Hockessin, Delaware
2006 Susan Thompson Hingle, Springfield, Illinois
2007 Jeffrey G. Wiese, New Orleans, Louisiana
2008 Michael C. Sha, Carmel, Indiana
2009 Vineet Arora, Chicago, Illinois
2010 Noel N. Deep, Antigo, Wisconsin
2011 Erik A. Wallace, Tulsa, Oklahoma
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