Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

2020
Roger Smith, MD
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

2019
Donna Wachter
APGO

2018
Robert Rebar, MD
Western Michigan University – Homer Stryker School of Medicine
Kalamazoo, MI

2017
Dee E. Fenner, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

2016
Joseph (Mac) Ernest, MD
Carolinas Medical Center
Oriental, NC

2015
William H.J. Haffner, MD
Medical Director (Captain), U.S.P.H.S (Retired)
Uniformed Services University
Bethesda, MD

2014
Susan M. Cox, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Austin, TX

2013
Frank Stritter, PhD
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

2012
Timothy R.B. Johnson, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

2008
William N.P. Herbert, MD
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

(Formerly the APGO/Wyeth Career Achievement Award)

2007
Louis A. Vontver, MD, MEd
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

2006
Diane M. Magrane, MD
Association of American Medical Colleges
Washington, DC

2005
Frank Ling, MD
Vanderbilt University
Memphis, TN

2004
Mel Barclay, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

2003
No award was bestowed in 2003.

2002
Steven G. Gabbe, MD
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN

2001
Martin L. Pernoll, MD
Reno, NV

2000
Richard H. Schwarz, MD
New York Methodist Hospital
Brooklyn, NY

1999
William Droegemueller, MD
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

1998
Henry Foster Jr, MD
Meharry Medical College
Nashville, TN

1997
Martin L. Stone, MD
SUNY-Stony Brook
Stony Brook, NY

1996
John J. Sciarra, MD, PhD
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

1995
Morton A. Stenchever, MD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

1994
Roy M. Pitkin, MD
UCLA School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA

1993
Leon Speroff, MD
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR

Celso-Ramon Garcia, MD
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

1992
Mortimer Rosen, MD
Columbia University
New York, NY

Joe Leigh Simpson, MD
University of Tennessee
Memphis, TN

1991
Warren H. Pearse, MD
Jacobs Institute of Womenʹs Health
Washington, DC

Edward J. Quilligan, MD
University of California-Irvine
Orange, CA

1990
Luigi Mastrioanni Jr, MD
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

J. Robert Willson, MD
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

1989
Rudy E. Sabbagha, MD
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

J. Donald Woodruff, MD
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

1988
Warren M. Crosby, MD
University of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK

Kermit E. Krantz, MD
University of Kansas
Kansas City, KS