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Distinguished Fellowship Award Recipients

The Distinguished Fellowship may be given to one or more plastic surgeons annually. It recognizes a prestigious career in plastic surgery which is notable for significant service to the American Association of Plastic Surgeons or to other national or international organizations and it recognizes leadership in the education of others in the field of plastic surgery.

2022
David L. Larson, M.D.
Nicholas B. Vedder, M.D.
2020
Joseph Upton, M.D.
Linton A. Whitaker, M.D.
James W. May, Jr., M.D.
 
2019
Henry K. Kawamoto, Jr., MD
2018
Michael L. Bentz, M.D.
William M. Kuzon, Jr., M.D.
John A Persing, M.D.
2017
Julian Pribaz, M.D.
John J. Coleman III, M.D.
Elof Erikkson, M.D.
2016
Susan Mackinnon, M.D.
Luis O. Vasconez, M.D.
 
2015
Milton T. Edgerton, M.D.
David W. Furnas, M.D.
2014
Jack P. Gunter, M.D.
2013
Bahman Guyuron, M.D.
Edward C. Luce, M.D.
2012
Ronald B. Berggren, M.D.
Martin C. Robson, M.D.
 
2011
Louis C. Argenta, M.D.
Kenneth E. Salyer, M.D.
2010
Stephan Ariyan, M.D.
J. William Futrell, M.D.
2009
Joseph S. Gruss, M.D.
Mary H. McGrath, M.D.
Julia K. Terzis, M.D.
2008
John B. McCraw M.D.
 
2007
John B. Mulliken, M.D.
2006
Stephen J. Mathes, M.D.
R. Barrett Noone, M.D.
2005
Stephen H. Miller, M.D.^],
2004
Melvin Spira, M.D.
 
2003
William C. Trier, M.D.^],
2002
Jack H. Sheen, M.D.
2001
Eugene H. Courtiss, M.D.
John B. Lynch, M.D.
2000
Thomas J. Baker, M.D.
 
1999
Harry J. Buncke, Jr., M.D
Daniel Marchac, M.D.
1998
Harold K. McComb, F.R.C.S., F.R.A.C.S.
Hugh G. Thomson, M.D.
1997
Robert M. Goldwyn, M.D.
Maurice J. Jurkiewicz, M.D.
1996
Thomas J. Krizek, M.D.
 
1995
Leonard T. Furlow, Jr., M.D.
1994
Peter Randall, M.D.
1993
Bernard G. Sarnat, M.D.
1991
Henry P. Royster, M.D.
 
1990
Dwight C. Hanna, M.D.
1988
Charles E. Horton, M.D.
1987
Joseph E. Murray, M.D.
Radford C. Tanzer, M.D.
1985
Clifford L. Kiehn, M.D.
 
1984
Vahram Y. Bakamjian, M.D.
1983
Thomas D. Cronin, M.D.
1982
Kenneth L. Pickrell, M.D.
1979
Bradford Cannon, M.D.
 
1978
William G. Hamm, M.D.
1976
John M. Converse, M.D.
1975
Tord Skoog, M.D.
1974
David N. Matthews, F.R.C.S.
 
1972
Lyndon A. Peer, M.D.
Paul Tessier, M.D.
1971
Alfred W. Farmer, M.D.
Gustave Aufricht, M.D.
1967
James Barrett Brown, M.D.
Harold S. Vaughan, M.D.
1966
Rainsford Mowlem, F.R.C.S.
Jerome P. Webster, M.D.
 
1963
Carl W. Waldron, M.D.
1959
Fulton Risdon, M.D.
Robert E. Moran, M.D.
1958
Varaztad H. Kazanjian, M.D.
1957
William L. Shearer, M.D.
 
1948
T. Pomfret Kilner, M.D.
1947
George M. Dorrance, M.D.
Robert H. Ivy, M.D., D.D.S.
Gordon B. New, M.D.
Ferris Smith, M.D.
1935
Sir Harold Gillies
Vilray P. Blair, M.D.
1925
Sir Arbuthnot Lane


American Association of Plastic Surgeons

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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
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Join AAPS
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Event Calendar
Awards