Distinguished Service Award Recipients

The concept of a Distinguished Service Award was begun in 1962. It was not until 1964 that the first award was given.

There were two recipients for the first award:

 

  • George R. Harmann, MD 
  • Milford O. Rouse, MD

 

The DSA recipients since then were:

1967 - G. V. Brindley, Sr., MD

1968 - Atticus James Gill, MD

1969 - May Owen, MD

1970 - Truman G. Blocker, Jr., MD

1971 - Jerrell E. Miller, MD

1972 - Mario Ramirez, MD

1973 - Howard O. Smith, MD

1974 - Harvey Renger, MD

1975 - Byron P. York, MD

1976 - Joe T. Nelson, MD

1977 - Wendell Hamrick, MD

1978 - Jose G. Rodarte, MD

1979 - Haden E. McKay, Jr., MD

1980 - Harvey Bell, MD and G. V. Brindley, Jr., MD

1981 - Don G. Harrell, MD

1982 - John M. Smith, MD

1983 - Robert D. Moreton, MD

1984 - Charles Max Cole, MD

1985 - Paul R. Meyer, MD

1986 - C. Lincoln Williston (Special Award)

1987 - Joseph L. Goldstein, MD, and Michael S. Brown, MD

1988 - John J. Hinchey, MD

1989 - James H. Sammons, MD

1990 - Merle W. Delmer, MD

1991 - Durwood E. Neal, MD

1992 - James C. Mann, MD

1993 - Drue O. D. Ware, MD

1994 - Ruth M. Bain, MD

1995 - Joseph T. Painter, MD

1996 - Jim Bob Brame, MD

1998 - Wm. Gordon McGee, MD - presented by Jim Bob Brame, MD

1999 - Sam A. Nixon, MD - presented by George G. Alexander, MD

2000 - George G. Alexander, MD - presented by Merle W. Delmer, MD

2001 - Milton V. Davis, MD - presented by Susan Rudd Wynn, MD

2002 - Betty P. Stephenson, MD - presented by Priscilla Ray, MD

2004 - Phil H. Berry Jr., MD - presented by Robert T. Gunby Jr., MD

2005 - William G. Gamel, MD - presented by J. James Rohack, MD

2006 - Mark J. Kubala, MD - presented by David Teuscher, MD

2007 - D. Clifford Burross, MD - presented by Max C. Butler, MD

2008 - Max C. Butler, MD - presented by D. Clifford Burross, MD

2009 - Robert M. Tenery, Jr., MD - presented by Hugh Lamensdorf, MD

2010 - Ladon W. Homer, MD - presented by Susan Rudd Bailey, MD

2011 - Bohn D. Allen, MD - presented by Paul Handel, MD

2012 - Virgina Boyd, MD - presented by Paul Thames, MD

2014 - Alan C. Baum, MD

2015 - Donald Wayne Seldin, MD

 

 

In 1965, 1966, and 1997 there were no awards given.