2017 Alumni Award Recipients

Early Career Achievement in Health Professions Alumnus
Sean M. Tucker, CLS'07, MLS(ASCP), MBA
Manager of Limited Service Laboratories
Children's Mercy Hospital

Distinguished Health Professions Alumna
Cassi L. Birnbaum, HIM'79, MS, RHIA, CPHQ, FAHIMA
System-Wide Director HIM and Revenue Integrity
University of California San Diego Health System

Early Career Achievement in Medicine Alumnus
Eric S. Halsey, MD'99, FIDSA
Captain, U.S. Public Health Service
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
U.S. President's Malaria Initiative

Honorary Medical Alumna
Carol B. Lindsley, MD
Professor, Pediatrics
Division Chief, Pediatric Rheumatology
University of Kansas Medical Center

Distinguished Medical Alumnus
Barney S. Graham, MD'79, PhD
Deputy Director, Vaccine Research Center
National Institutes of Health

Early Career Achievement in Nursing Alumna
Jerrihlyn L. McGee, DNP'14, RN, CNE
Program Director, Leadership
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Kansas Medical Center

Honorary Nursing Alumnus
David S. Zamierowski, MD, FACS
Co-Founder, Zamierowski Institute for Experiential Learning
Advisor for Simulation Project
University of Kansas Medical Center

Distinguished Nursing Alumna
Marge J. Bott, PhD'01, RN
Associate Dean, Research
University of Kansas Medical Center

Last modified: Jul 31, 2017