Alumni Association Awards

Each year, the Medical College of Wisconsin/Marquette Medical Alumni Association selects several alumni for its highest honors in acknowledgment of their contributions to medicine, science and the community.

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  Distinguished Service Award

This award is presented to an individual or individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service to their profession, the Medical College of Wisconsin/Marquette Medical Alumni Association and MCW.

Recipients

2017 Gerald Dorff, MD '64, FEL '70

2016 John T. Bjork, MD '71, Fel '76

2015 Donald J. McDonald, MD '83, GME '87

2014 Steven C. Bergin, MD '74, GME '78 and Thomas G. Wittmann, MD '84, GME '87

2013 James L. Algiers, MD '53, GME '63

2012 Victoria A. Vollrath, MD '77, GME '80

2011 Ronald J. Darling, MD '62, GME '67

2010 Jane L. Neumann, MD '70, GME '73

2009 Cynthia A. Bauer, MD '74, GME '75

2008 Thomas J. Russell, MD '62

2007 Thomas M. Kidder, MD '68, GME '73

2006 Anthony P. Ziebert, MD '60, GME '63, Fel '64

2005 Robert S. Pavlic, MD '54

2004 Kathleen M. Hargarten, MD '82, GME '85

2003 Roger P. Johnson, MD '67, GME '73, MS '65

2002 Donald P. Schlueter, MD '59, GME '63 and Gilbert S. Wadina, MD '61

2001 Donald E. Chisholm, MD '56, GME '64 and Davis S. Haskell, MD '67, GME '72

2000 John R. Litzow, MD '59, GME '63, Fel '65 and Robert J. Toohill, MD '60

1999 John J. Frederick, MD '51, GME '58 and Michael H. Keelan, Jr., MD '60, GME '66, Fel '68

1998 William B. Frymark, MD '46, GME '54 and Michael T. Jaekels, MD '55

1997 William C. Curtis, MD '47 and William G. Weber, MD '60

1996 Robert O. Buss, MD '66, GME '68 and Robert H. Herzog

1995 Walter E. Gager, MD '63, GME '67 and Rita M. Marino, MD '58

1994 Donald J. Heyrman, MD '56 and John P. Kampine, MD '61, PhD '65

1993 Kathryn C. Bemmann, MD '56 and James M. Cerletty, MD '58, Fel '64

1992 George J. Korkos, MD '59, William J. Listwan, MD '68, GME '74 and Sanbo S. Sakaguchi, MD '43

  Graduate School Alumnus/Alumna of the Year

The graduate alumnus/alumna selected for this award has achieved success in his/her profession that has led to recognition by their peers. This could be in the area of teaching, academic medicine, research and/or through leadership in professional societies at the state or national level. Other criteria could be used as the aforementioned are only examples. Volunteer work and financial support of the Medical College are not criteria for this award.

Recipients

2017 Cecilia Hillard, PhD '83

2016 Michael F. Nolan, PhD '75

2015 Joseph J. Carroll, PhD '02

2014 Sarah K. England, PhD '93

2013 Lawrence G. Pan, PhD '83

2012 Daniel J. McDermott, PhD '69

  Honorary Alumnus/Alumna

This award is presented to non-alumni whose commitment to MCW is unwavering and whose continued support of the college’s education, research, patient care and community engagement efforts are pervasive and demonstrable.

Recipients

2017 Alonzo Walker, MD

2016 John R. Raymond, Sr., MD

2015 William A. Schultz

2014 Edward J. Zore

2013 James W. Heald

2012 Linda T. Mellowes

2011 J. Frank Wilson, MD

2010 Virginia K. Bolger

2009 John M. Cary

2008 James E. Youker, MD

2007 Thomas R. Hefty

2006 Stephen H. Marcus

2005 Vera Wilson

2004 Janice L. Lennon

2003 Lorry Uihlein

2002 P. Michael Mahoney

2001 Lloyd B. (Ted) Smith

2000 Melodie Wilson Oldenburg

1999 William L. Randall

1998 Jon P. McGlocklin

1997 Michael J. Cudahy

1996 Jack F. Hanus and Lesley A. Mack

1995 T. Michael Bolger, JD

1991 Gerald A. Kerrigan, MD

1990 Reverend John P. Raynor, SJ

1989 John R. Petersen, MD, GME '60 and Richard O. Schultz, MD

1988 Jacob Lemann, Jr., MD

1986 Drs. June M. and George F. Unger

1984 Leonard W. Cronkhite, Jr., MD

1982 Edward A. Bachhuber, MD

1980 Edward J. Lennon, MD, GME '58

1979 Stavri G. Joseph

1978 Joseph F. Kuzma, MD

1976 Bessie Casey

1969 Walter P. Blount, MD and Louis Quarles

  Humanitarian

This award is presented to an alumnus/alumna who throughout his/her career has demonstrated a significant humanitarian commitment in medical practice and/or volunteer activities.

Recipients

2017 Donald Hackbarth, MD '77, GME '82

2016 Anne T. Martinelli, MD '01

2015 Frank T. Pilney, MD '59 and John P. Zimmermann, MD '70

2014 Laurel M. Bear, MD '84, GME '87

2013 Gloria M. Halverson, MD '73

2012 Clifford H. Starr, MD '56, GME '63, MS '63

2011 Sister Mary V. Annel, MD '71

2010 Thomas P. Chisholm, MD '59

2009 Wendelin W. Schaefer, MD '64

2008 Carol A. Ritter, MD '83

2007 Theodore G. MacKinney, MD '85 and Julianne R. Newcomer, MD '87, GME '97

2006 Stuart E. Adair, MD '64

2005 Brother Jerry J. Galloway, MD '65, GME '70 and George R. Schneider, MD '70

  Medical School Alumnus/Alumna of the Year

The medical school alumnus/alumna selected for this award has achieved success in his/her profession that has led to recognition by their peers. This could be in the area of clinical teaching, academic medicine, research and/or through leadership in professional societies at the state or national level. Other criteria could be used as the aforementioned are only examples. Volunteer work and financial support of the Medical College are not criteria for this award.

Recipients

2017 William Valenti, MD '72

2016 Karen J. Marcdante, MD '80, GME '83 and Paul S. Pagel, MD '86, GME '90, Fel '93, PhD '94

2015 Joseph E. Kerschner, MD '90

2014 Jerry R. Youkey, MD '74

2013 Philip E. Stieg, MD '83

2012 David R. Holmes, Jr., MD '71

2011 Steven P. Shelov, MD '71

2010 Gen. C. Bruce Green, MD '78

2009 Richard J. Kitz, MD '54

2008 Mary M. Horowitz, MD '80, GME '89, MS '91

2007 Janis M. Orlowski, MD '82

2006 Ritsuko Komaki, MD, GME '77, Fel '78

2005 James T. Casper, MD '70, GME '72

2004 Joseph D. Zuckerman, MD '78

2003 Thomas M. Krummel, MD '77

2002 George J. Reul, MD '62, GME '69

2001 Joseph E. Geenen, MD '60, GME '65, Fel '67

2000 Maria Bustillo, MD '75

1999 Donald R. Laub, MD '60

1998 John P. Kampine, MD '61, PhD '65

1997 Thomas L. Garthwaite, MD, GME '79

1996 Michael J. Dunn, MD '62

1995 Raymond C. Zastrow, MD '55

1994 Walter J. Hogan, MD '58, Fel '64

1993 Jack A. Klieger, MD '41

1992 Eugene E. Bleck, MD '47

1991 Timothy T. Flaherty, MD '59

1990 Edward J. Lennon, MD, GME '58

1989 William V. Dolan, MD '74

1988 Michael J. Krentz, MD '73

1987 James B. Perry, MD '56

1986 John J. Czajka, MD '56, GME '61

1985 Marvin Wagner, MD '44, MS '51

1984 Sister Antonia M. Guerrieri, MM, MD '34

1983 Norman H. Engbring, MD '51

1982 Leo R. Weinshel, MD '37, GME '48, MS '53

1981 Francis X. Paletta, MD '39

1980 Bruce J. Brewer, MD '40

1979 Steve L. Chojnacki, MD '37

1978 Reverend James R. (Luke) Tupper, MD '58

1977 Anthony V. Pisciotta, MD '44

1976 Derward Lepley, Jr., MD '49

1975 Bruno J. Peters, MD '38

1974 Robert J. Schweitzer, MD '46

1973 John S. Hirschboeck, MD '37, MS '41

1972 John G. Walsh, MD '38

1970 Frederick J. Hofmeister, MD '35

1967 Joseph M. King, MD '21

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