The Distinguished Humanitarian Award recognizes individuals, both alumni and non-alumni, or and organization, that has made outstanding contributions to the health and welfare of our communities, locally or globally.

  • Outstanding Commitment to the Health of the Community
  • Service to Underserved Populations or in Challenging Situations
  • Community Service

Past Recipients


Year Recipient
2018 Paul Doxey, MD
2017 Geoffrey Tabin, MD
2016 Scott Leckman, MD'83
2015 Catherine R. DeVries, MD
2014 Alan Ainsworth, PhD., & Cristina Gallop, MD - Fourth Street Clinic
2013 Karen W. Buchi, MD'84
2012 Thomas D. Rees, MD'48  & Mansoor Emam, MD'90