Sanford School of Medicine Family Medicine

Family Medicine Departmental Awards and Honors

2012 Awards  

DFM Student Awards

James E. Ryan, M.D., Department of Family Medicine Award (sanctioned by  the Sanford School of Medicine Alumni Relations Council; sponsored by the SD Academy of Family Physicians)

Carl Rasmussen, M.D. 

Curtis H. Wait, M.D. Memorial Award (sponsored by the South Dakota Foundation of Family Medicine)

Carolyn Gilbertson, M.D.

Dr. "Oty" Kittelson Scholarship Award (sponsored by the Sanford Health Foundation)

Andrea Seurer, M.D. and Muna Ashraf, M.D.

Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award (SD College of Emergency Medicine and Society for Academic Emergency Medicine)

Aaron Ankeny, M.D.  

DFM Resident Awards

Department of Family Medicine Resident Teacher Award

Sioux Falls – Wallace "Skipper" Fritz, M.D.                                                                                                                        

Rapid City – John Horner, M.D.

DFM Faculty Awards 

Department of Family Medicine Educator and Scholar Award (academic faculty)

Micheal V. Bloom, Ph.D.

Edward J. Batt, M.D., Memorial Award (clinical faculty)

Karen Heiling, M.D.

Department of Family Medicine Resident Teaching Award (selected by residents) 

Kurt Stone, M.D.    

Other Awards/Recognition

H. Bruce Vogt, M.D., received the Class of 1954 Warren L. Jones, M.D., Faculty Award presented by the Sanford School of Medicine Alumni Relations Council at the annual alumni banquet.

H. Bruce Vogt, MD, was recognized by the South Dakota State Medical Association for his six years of service as editor or co-editor of South Dakota Medicine.