Renner Hansen Awards Ceremony - Nov 14, 2013

Please join us for the Renner Hansen Awards Ceremony on Thursday, November 14, at the Pyle Center in Madison, WI.

Pyle Center (702 Langdon Street, Madison)
5:30-6:15p Cocktails and Appetizers
6:15-8:00p Program and Awards Presentations

This awards ceremony will honor the following individuals:

  • Brian Arndt, MD - Marc Hansen, MD Lectureship

The Department of Family Medicine annually honors a junior faculty member who has made a substantial contribution to the education of students and residents.  The award honors the contributions of Marc Hansen, MD, who, as founder of one of the nation’s first family medicine residencies and an important voice in the development of primary care, has served as teacher, mentor and friend to generations of family physicians in the State of Wisconsin.

  • Marc F. Hansen, MD - John H. Renner, MD Wisconsin Idea Award

The John H. Renner, MD Wisconsin Idea Award recognizes a citizen of the State of Wisconsin who has demonstrated an exemplary commitment to family medicine and the health needs of the people of Wisconsin as envisioned by the late Dr. John H. Renner.  Award recipients must have demonstrated a long-standing commitment to facilitating provision of care by family physicians, especially in underserved areas of Wisconsin.

Also to be honored are recipients of:

  • The DFM Faculty Excellence Awards
    • Kenneth Kushner, PhD
  • Robert Drachenberg Staff Excellence Award
    • Joanne Looze
    • Sarah Westby, PA
  • The William E. Scheckler Research Awards
    • Alex Adams, MD, PhD (Faculty)
    • Caitlin Regner (Student)
  • The James E. Davis, MD, MS Award for Quality Improvement
    • Belleville Clinic Green Team for “Lab Result Communication”
      • Jennifer Lochner, MD
      • Sally Jeglum
      • Anna Helwig
      • Kim Sies
      • Mike Bloyer
      • Wendi Mellem

We hope you will be able to join us for this event and help us recognize the many contributions of those receiving awards. 

Please RSVP to Kim Jansen by November 7, 2013, at Kim.jansen@fammed.wisc.edu (608-262-8490).