Satish Koneru Award for Excellence in Physiology
Katherine Hutchinson, MS I, of Onida, S.D.
George Rinker Award for Excellence in Anatomy
Jessica Pearson, MS I, Fort Pierre, S.D.
Class of 1958 Basic Science Faculty Award
Daniel Bird, Ph.D., instructor, Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1983 Clinical Faculty Award
Laurie Landeen, M.D., clinical professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Warren L. Jones, M.D., Class of 1954 Faculty Award
Jerome Freeman, M.D., professor and chair of the Department of Neurosciences
2011 Distinguished Alumni Award
Richard Holm, ’73, M.D., professor, Department of Internal Medicine
About the Sanford School of Medicine
For more than a century, the Sanford School of Medicine of The University of South Dakota has set the standard for medical education of students, residents and professionals in the state. The school’s mission includes education, research and service. It emphasizes family practice to help create the next generation of doctor’s for all parts of the state. The school’s economic impact includes attracting $17 million annually in research funding as well as hosting two of the four 2010 Research Centers designated by the governor.