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Distinguished Alumni Service Award

The Distinguished Alumni Service Award is the Association of Yale Alumni in Medicine’s highest honor, recognizing the work of School of Medicine graduates who have been actively involved in the School since their graduation. The awards are presented during the spring reunion weekend. To nominate an alumnus/a for this honor, please contact the alumni office at ayam@yale.edu, including the honoree’s name, class year, and activities.


2019
Douglas Berv, B.A. ’70, M.D. ’74 
Leo Cooney, M.D. ’69  

2018
Harold P. Kaplan, M.D. ’63 
Laura Manuelidis, M.D. ’67 
A. Richard “Dick” Pschirrer, M.D. ’62

2017
Fred Cantor, M.D. ’62  
M. Felix Freshwater, M.D. ’72  
Richard Kayne, M.D. ’76

2016
Mitchell Edson, M.D. ’56 
Susan Ryu Gaynon, M.D. ’76

2015
James Garlington, M.D. ’55
Ronald J. Karpick, M.D. ’65

2014
Carol J. Amick, M.D. ’59 
Robert M. Amick, M.D. ’59 
Harry K. Miller, M.D. ’54

2013
Donald O. Lyman, M.D. ’68 
Elizabeth M. Short, M.D. ’68 
Michael B. Tom, M.D. ’83

2012
Harry C. Briggs, M.D. ’57 
Robert J. Kerin, M.D. ’47 
Jack Levin, M.D. ’57 

2011
Irwin M. Braverman, M.D. ’55 
Warren D. Widmann, M.D. ’61

2010
Thomas P. Kugelman, M.D. ’60 
Jerrold M. Post, M.D. ’60

2009
Robert W. Lyons, M.D. ’64

2008
Christine A. Walsh, M.D. ’73

2007
Peter N. Herbert, M.D. ’67 
Howard A. Minners, M.D. ’57

2006
Sharon L. Bonney, M.D. ’76 
Frank R. Coughlin, M.D. ’52

2005
Donald E. Moore, M.D., M.P.H. ’80 
Sherwin B. Nuland, M.D. ’55

2004
Arthur C. Crovatto, M.D. ’54 
Joseph F. J. Curi, M.D. ’64

2003
Harold D. Bornstein, Jr., M.D. ’53 
Andrew J. McGowan, Jr., M.D. ’58 
Robert J. Dohohue, Jr., M.D. ’58

2002
Daniel L. Arons, M.D. ’67 
Gilbert F. Hogan, M.D. ’57

2001
Jocelyn S. Malkin, M.D. ’51 
Vincent Thomas Marchesi, M.D., Ph.D. ’61

2000
Paul Calabresi, M.D., M.A.C.P. ’55 
Martin E. Gordon, M.D. ’46 
Margretta Reed Seashore, M.D. ’65

1999
William G. Anlyan, M.D. ’49

1998
Gerard N. Burrow, M.D. ’58

1997
Lycurgus M. Davey, M.D. ’43 
John W. Foster, Jr., M.D. ’71

1996
Marie-Louise T. Johnson, Ph.D., M.D. ’56 
Dwight F. Miller, M.D. ’56

1995
Nicholas M. Passarelli, M.D. ’59

1994
Dorothea R. Peck, M.D. ’43 
Muriel D. Wolf, M.D. ’59

1993
Michael Kashgarian, M.D. ’58 
R. Leonard Kemler, M.D. ’43

1992
Walter J. Burdette, M.D. ’42 
George A. Carden, Jr., M.D. ’35

1991
Lowell I. Goodman, M.D. ’51

1990
A. John Anlyan, M.D. ’45 
Harry M. Zimmerman, M.D. ’27

1989
Lee E. Farr, M.D. ’33 
Harvey M. Zimmerman, M.D. ’52

1988
Richard W. Breck, M.D. ’45 
Edith M. Jurka, M.D. ’44 
William L. Kissick, M.D. ’57

1987
Conrad R. Lam, M.D. ’32 
Nicholas P.R. Spinelli, M.D. ’44 
Myron E. Wegman, M.D. ’32

1986
Lawrence K. Pickett, M.D. ’44 
Russell B. Scobie, M.D. ’29

1985
J. Roswell Gallagher, M.D. ’30 
Samuel D. Kushlan, M.D. ’35