Academic Achievement Award
The Academic Achievement Award, on the recommendation of the faculty of the Medical School, is given to the graduating senior who has achieved the highest academic standing in his or her medical school class. The award is sponsored by the Medical Center Alumni Society.
Academic Recognition Awards
Academic Recognition Awards are presented to the top five graduates who have demonstrated academic excellence throughout the four years of their medical education.
Alexander Joseph Hjelmaas
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)
AOA is the only national honor medical society. Its mission is to recognize and enhance professionalism, academic excellence, service, and leadership within the profession. The society’s motto is “Worthy to serve the suffering” and membership is based upon scholarship and character.
Glasgow-Rubin Certificate of Commendation for Academic Achievement
This award is given to a woman medical student, graduating with academic distinction, should she graduate first in her class.
Glasgow-Rubin Citations for Academic Achievement
These awards are presented by the American Medical Women's Association to those women who graduate with academic distinction from medical schools throughout the country.
Kristen Elizabeth Cross
Catherine Michelle Gilbert
Lauren Elizabeth Merz
Jennifer Aaron Neva
Megan Kathryn Zakerski
Katherine Rose Zurales