Physician Emeritus

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Past recipients

1993 — Edwin Franks, MD
1994 — Logan Swords, MD
1994 — S. Perry Post, MD
1994 — Lamar Ross, MD
1995 — Reinhardt Dwyer, MD
1995 — Leonard G. Paul, MD
1995 — William A. Wilson, MD
1997 — Charles Wise, MD
1998 — Jack Haley, MD
1998 — Ernest Sears, MD
1999 — J. Ardis Bell, MD
2000 — Don W. Boston, MD
2001 — Arnold Krause, MD
2002 — James Matthews, MD
2003 — Charles A. Rush, MD
2003 — Robert Rakel, MD
2004 — H.W. Kilpatrick, MD
2004 — C.L. Montgomery, MD
2005 — Sol Dittman, MD
2006 — Robert Chapman, MD
2006 — Martha Chapman, MD
2007 — Mathis Blackstock, MD
2008 — Robert Echols, MD
2008 — John Green II, MD
2009 — Glen Johnson, MD
2010 — Bruce K. Jacobson, MD
2011 — Isaac Kleinman, MD
2012 — Henry Boehm Jr, MD
2013 — George Zenner, MD
2013 — David Pillow, MD
2014 — Seth Cowan, MD
2015 — H. David Pope, Jr., MD
2016 — Presley Joe Mock, MD
2016 — Norman Chenven, MD
2017 — Dale Moquist, MD
2018 — Walter Wilkerson, MD
2021 — Leah Raye Mabry, MD

Physician Emeritus

The award of Physician Emeritus was created to honor members who have contributed long and meritorious service in the arena of family medicine. Nominees should be physician members who are retired and over age 70. Nominations can be submitted by local chapters or by any active TAFP member in good standing.

Nomination requirements

  • Complete the nomination form, available early 2023
  • Submit a typed copy of a current curriculum vitae limited to five pages
  • Submit a nominating letter from an active member of TAFP (max of two pages)
  • Submit a current head-and-shoulders photo of the candidate

Supporting documentation

  • Maximum of eight pages (note: supporting documentation does not include the nomination form or CV)
  • One side only, no more than two letters per page
  • All pages must be photocopy-ready and of reproducible quality

Submit CV, photo, and supporting documentation by emailing them to Samantha White at swhite@tafp.org. Questions should be addressed to Samantha White by email or phone at (512) 329-8666 ext 116.

The 2022 awards will be presented at the TAFP Annual Session and Primary Care Summit in Grapevine October 28 – 30.

Nominations for the 2023 awards will open in early 2023.