Distinguished Alumni Awards
Every year, the UW Medicine Alumni Association recognizes exceptional alumni with a series of awards, presented at the annual Reunion Weekend in June.
We encourage UW School of Medicine alumni, faculty, staff and other professional colleagues to nominate our alumni for one or more of the awards listed below. Anyone who has received an M.D. from or completed a residency program or fellowship at the UW School of Medicine is eligible.
Distinguished Alumni Award: This award honors an alumnus or alumna whose professional achievements and cumulative contributions have brought personal distinction, enhanced the profession, improved the welfare of the general public and brought honor to their alma mater.
Alumni Humanitarian Award: This award honors an alumnus or alumna who embodies the ideals of the UW School of Medicine and whose career reflects an ongoing commitment to serve others through the practice of medicine.
Alumni Early Achievement Award: This award recognizes an alumnus or alumna who graduated from medical school within the last 20 years and has excelled in his or her career in medicine, making significant contributions to clinical care, medical science, humanitarianism or administrative activities.
Alumni Service Award This award recognizes and alumnus or alumna whose dedicated and determined efforts benefitted the University of Washington School of Medicine and/or the University of Washington School of Medicine Alumni Association and/or his/her community.