Dean's Distinguished Alumnus Award

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SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN UNTIL FRIDAY, MAY 19.



The UAMS College of Medicine invites you to submit nominations for the 2017 Dean’s Distinguished Alumnus Award. Nominations must be received by Friday, May 19, 2017.

Nomination Form

The award was established in 1973 to recognize College of Medicine graduates who have demonstrated exceptional achievement and contributions to medicine through patient care, research, education, health administration and/or other forms of leadership and service.

This year’s recipient will be recognized at a ceremony on campus during Alumni Weekend, Saturday, August 19, 2017.

The honoree will also be recognized on the College of Medicine website, joining 43 previous recipients. Please check the list before preparing a nomination to ensure that the alumnus has not previously received the award.

Previous Recipients

Selection Criteria

  • Widely recognized accomplishments in clinical care, research, teaching, health administration and/or other forms of leadership and service in medicine
  • Long-term service to Arkansans or others
  • Character representing the ideals and values of UAMS
  • Demonstrated interest and support for the College of Medicine
  • Awardees may be active in their career or retired

Nomination Packet

Nomination packets must include the following:

  • Nomination Form
  • Nominee’s resume or CV
  • Nominating letter (describing in detail how  the candidate reflects some or all of the selection criteria

Letters of support and additional materials regarding a nominee are welcome.


Important Dates to Remember

17April  |   Nomination packets must be received.

19August  |  Winner will be recognized at a ceremony on campus during Alumni Weekend.

Send your nomination packet to:

UAMS College of Medicine Attn: Keri Taylor
4301 West Markham Street, #716 Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
501.526.6930 kltaylor@uams.edu