George F. Sheldon, MD Leadership Award

Since 2000, the Department of Surgery has recognized a fourth-year medical student who has demonstrated outstanding academic and clinical achievement, and who possesses personal characteristics that promise a future leadership role in surgery.  Originally named the Hugh Williamson Award, it was renamed in 2006 to honor George F. Sheldon, MD, who chaired the UNC Department of Surgery from 1984 to 2001.

Prior recipients are:

2014

Sara Myers

2013

Hope Nicole Blythe-Moore

2012

Mamie Groomes
Sean McNally

2011

Lauren Allen

2010

Trista Day Snyder Reid

2009

Mohammed Zayed

2008

Staci Beamer

2007

Scott Moore

2006

Jeff Dehmer

2005

Jennifer Nelson

2004

Ian Buchanan

2003

Lindsee McPhail

2002

Eric Volckmann

2001

Michael Houston