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Mentor of the Year Award

The first WDS Mentor of the Year award was given to  Frances J. Storrs, MD, who had previously returned her honorarium to the WDS for the Rose Hirschler Award in 1991, to  establish a Mentorship Program. Since 1993, the Mentorship Program has funded more than 400 women and men early in their professional careers, to spend one-on-one time with an established mentor of specific expertise.

Past Recipients

2016 - Alexa Boer Kimball, MD, MPH
2015 - Lisa A. Garner, MD
2014 - Mary P. Lupo, MD
2013 - Dedee F. Murrell, MD
2012 - William D. James, MD
2011 - Pearl E. Grimes, MD
2010 - Mary Maloney, MD
2009 - Tina S. Alster, MD
2008 - Jean Bolognia, MD
2007 - Libby Edwards, MD
2006 - Amy Paller, MD
2005 - Ilona J. Frieden, MD
2004 - Vera H. Price, MD
2003 - Frances J Storrs, MD

2017 Award Recipient

Amit G Pandya, MD