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In April 2014, the College will award one alumnus from each department with a Distinguished Alumni Award. For many departments this is the third year an alumnus will be honored.  Please join us as we continue this exciting tradition.

Distinguished Alumni Award Criteria
  • Graduate of the University of Cincinnati in one of the following departments or programs: Analytical and Diagnostic Sciences, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Health Information Management, Nutritional Sciences, Rehabilitation Sciences, or Social Work more than 10 years ago.
  • Has made a significant contribution in his or her chosen profession through practice, teaching, administration, education, research, writing, organizational work involving health care or an innovation in health care.
  • Current employees of the University of Cincinnati are not eligible for consideration

Recent Graduate Achievement Award Criteria
  • Has distinguished themselves in their chosen profession or community service
  • Graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Allied Health Sciences within the past 10 years
  • Current employees of the University of Cincinnati are not eligible for consideration
  • Individuals who have been presented the Recent Graduate Achievement Award may be nominated and selected at a later date for the Distinguished Alumni Award.  There must be at least five years between the presentation of the Recent Graduate Achievement Award and the nomination for the Distinguished Alumni Award.




Nomination Form:



Past Award Winners

2011 Distinguished Alumni

  • Ruth Clinton, LISW-S
  • Marein de Jong, PhD
  • Wayne A. Secord, PhD

2011 Recent Graduate Acheivement Award Recipients

  • Christine Schumacher, RHIA
  • Lynzie Schulte, PT, DPT
  • Tamara J. Ward, RD, CSO, LD


2010 Distinguished Alumni

  • Polly A. Elmlinger, RHIA
  • Judith A. Hughes, BS, CNMT
  • Judith Marlowe, Ph.D., FAAA


2010 Young Alumni Achievement Award Recipients

  • Fonnie G. Lawson
  • Erin A. Wagner, MS