Alumni Awards

School of Medicine Alumni Association

Dr. Philippe Bishop and Dr. Joseph Hollen

The 2015 Outstanding Alumni Award recipient, Philippe Bishop, M.D. '93 (left), and Secretary/Treasurer of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Alumni Association Board, Joseph Hollen, M.D. '76 (right).

Every year during Homecoming, the Nevada Alumni Association and the School of Medicine recognize outstanding alumni. Specific to the medical school is the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Outstanding Alumni Award. Please review the award criteria below and submit a nomination no later than April 30, 2017.

Criteria

  1. Nominee must be a graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
  2. Nominee must exemplify extraordinary contribution to the field of medicine which may include, but is not limited to academia, research, community support or volunteerism
  3. Nominee must, by his/her accomplishments, bring distinction to the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
  4. Formal letter of recommendation must be submitted for each nominee
  5. Not more than one recipient will be selected in any one year
  6. Nominations must be received prior to the annual deadline

Previous Recipients

  • 2016: Ann Jobe, M.D. '86
  • 2015: Philippe Bishop, M.D. '93
  • 2014: Rubin Saavedra, M.D. '95
  • 2013: Paul Roth, M.D. ‘74
  • 2012: Frieda Hulka, M.D. ‘92
  • 2011: David G. Young, III, M.D. ‘75
  • 2010: Robin Titus, M.D. '81 and Louis Bonaldi, M.D. ‘77
  • 2009: Susan Desmond-Hellman, M.D. '82 and Mark Doubrava, M.D. ‘89
  • 2008: Cheryl Hug-English, M.D. ‘82
  • 2007: Mary Anderson, M.D. ‘77
  • 2006: Paul Roth, M.D. ‘74
  • 2005: Susan Desmond-Hellman, M.D. ‘82