Save the Date - May 9, 2012: McGovern-Tracy and DFM Student Awards Ceremony

Please mark your calendar and plan to attend the 2012 McGovern-Tracy and DFM Student Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 9 at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center. Register Online > 

Guest speaker will be Kaleem Caire, President and CEO of the Urban League of Greater Madison.

Join your colleagues and friends for this wonderful evening celebrating and honoring the accomplishments of medical student and resident award winners and the Jan Ashe Award winner. You will receive an email invitation in the near future.

There were 66 separate individuals nominated this year, and the DFM Awards Subcommittees had a very talented and inspiring group of nominees to choose from.  The following award winners were selected:

  • McGovern-Tracy Scholars Award - Student - Meredith Bourne, Parker Hoerz, Karlo Kovacic, and Katherine Munck
  • McGovern-Tracy Scholars Award - Resident - Anne Kolan, MD, and David Lessens, MD, MPH
  • Compassion in Action Award - Heather Nennig
  • Compassion in Action Community Health Leadership Award - Ian Stormont
  • Compassion in Action International Health Leadership Award - Jonathan Strong
  • Robert F. and Irma K. Korbitz Endowed Scholarship - Christa Pittner, David Rebedew, and Joshua Reiher
  • Dr. Lester Brillman Scholarship - Benjamin Abeyta, Jennifer Belisle, Rebecca McSorley, Keren Schaalman, James Spencer
  • Vogel Foundation Award - Emily Abeyta
  • Founders Award, sponsored by WAFP - Michelle Clark-Forsting
  • Jan Ashe Award - Sarah Pedracine


John Hawkins, MD
Chair, DFM Awards Committee

Cara Wolenec
Awards Committee Member/Coordinator

Related Content: Student Award WInners from 2011, Student Award Winners from 2010