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Honorary Award Recipients

The Honorary Award is the highest honor that the Association bestows. It is awarded annually to recognize outstanding contributions in either the humanities or sciences related to medicine and surgery and appropriate for recognition by the specialty of plastic surgery. The living recipient need not be a plastic surgeon or even a physician.

2020
Phillip G. Arnold, M.D.
2019
Burton D. Brent, MD
2018
Luis O. Vasconez, M.D.
2017
Carolyn L. Kerrigan, M.D.
 
2016
Fu Chan Wei, M.D.
2015
Melvin Spira, M.D.
2014
William P. Magee, Jr., M.D.
2013
R. Barrett Noone, M.D.
 
2012
Professor Jean-Michel Dubernard
2011
Donald R. Laub, M.D.
2010
Paul N. Manson, M.D.
2009
Elvin G. Zook, M.D.
 
2008
John F. Burke, M.D.
2007
Stephen J. Mathes, M.D.
2006
H. Bruce Williams, M.D.
2005
Joseph G. McCarthy, M.D.
 
2004
Robert Goldwyn, M.D.
2003
Paul M. Weeks, M.D.
2002
Greg Ganske, M.D.
2001
Milton T. Edgerton, M.D.
 
2000
Thomas E. Starzl, M.D.
1999
Ian T. Jackson, M.D.
1998
Carl R. Hartrampf, Jr., M.D.
1997
Fernando Ortiz-Monasterio, M.D.
 
1996
Robert A. Chase, M.D.
1995
William K. Lindsay, M.D.
1994
Maurice J. Jurkiewicz, M.D.
1993
Judah Folkman, M.D.
 
1992
N. Scott Adzick, M.D.
1991
G. Ian Taylor, F.R.A.C.S., F.R.C.S.
1989
Paul Tessier, M.D.
1988
Robert M. McCormack, M.D.
 
1984
Reed O. Dingman, M.D.
1987
Ian A. McGregor, F.R.C.S.
1986
J. William Littler, M.D.
1985
Thomas Gibson, D.Sc., F.R.C.S. (Ed), F.R.C.S. (Glasg.)
 
1983
Norman E. Shumway, M.D., Ph.D.
1982
David W. Robinson, M.D.
1981
D. Ralph Millard, Jr., M.D.
1980
Harold E. Kleinert, M.D.
 
1979
Harry J. Buncke, Jr., M.D.
1978
Frank McDowell, M.D.
1975
R. Clarke Fraser, Ph.D., M.D.C.M., F.R.C.S.
1974
Truman G. Blocker, M.D.
 
1973
Hayes E. Martin, M.D.
1972
Jerome P. Webster, M.D.
1971
Robert H. Ivy, M.D., D.D.S.
1969
Joseph Edward Murray, M.D.
 
1968
Sumner L. Koch, M.D.
1967
James Barrett Brown, M.D.
1966
Paul W. Brand, O.B.E., F.R.C.S.
1965
Sir Ivan W. Magill, C.V.C., S.F.A.R.C.S.
 
1964
Prof. Rupert E. Billingham, D.Sc., F.R.S.
1962
Joseph Warkany, M.D.
1960
Claude G. Guthrie, M.D.
1959
Varaztad H. Kazanjian, D.M.D., M.D., C.M.G., D.SC. (Hon.)


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American Association of Plastic Surgeons

The American Association of Plastic Surgeons, founded in 1921, is the oldest organized Plastic Surgery organization in the world. Its Annual Meeting is the academic highlight of... [ more ]

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500 Cummings Center, Suite 4400, Beverly, MA 01915 500 Cummings Center
Suite 4400
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+1 978-524-0498 +1 978-524-0498
About Us
Membership
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Newsletters
Annual Meeting
Join AAPS
Make a Pledge
Event Calendar
Awards