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Awards and Recognition

The UMMC GWIMS chapter presents seven awards each year to outstanding female UMMC faculty members, students or trainees and members of the UMMC community. The Trailblazer Award is presented to a male faculty member.

2019-2020 honorees





Below is a list of GWIMS awards. Click here for a PDF list of each award's criteria and eligibility requirements.

  • LouAnn Woodward, MD Authentic Leadership Award
  • Helen Barnes, MD, Diversity and Inclusion Award
  • UMMC GWIMS Innovation Award
  • UMMC GWIMS Resilient Spirit Award
  • UMMC GWIMS Emerging Star Award (student/residents/fellows)
  • UMMC GWIMS Rising Star Award (early career)
  • UMMC GWIMS Shining Star Award (mid-career)
  • UMMC GWIMS Trailblazer Award (male)

Please check back for the announcement of the call for nominations.