Established in 1998, the UI Carver College of Medicine Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor the College bestows upon its graduates. Throughout the country and world, UI Carver College alumni and friends are influencing the delivery of health care, changing the course of medical education, and conducting groundbreaking research. Each year, outstanding individuals are honored as Distinguished Alumni for their professional achievements and service and their influence in the world of science and medicine.
Do you know of a UI Carver College alumnus/a who has made outstanding contributions to the field of medicine? Would you like to see them recognized for their service and dedication? The College and its Distinguished Alumni Award Selection Committee are dedicated to ensuring the pool of nominations is diverse within the areas of ethnicity, gender and academic/professional disciplines. Help us identify those alumni for consideration of the College’s highest alumni recognition.
Our elite alumni group is composed of all graduates of the College’s medical education, residency and fellowship training, associated medical sciences and basic science programs.
The Distinguished Alumni Awards are given in the following categories: