Physician Division — Awards

Dr. Larry Zaroff Man of Good Conscience Award

This award is presented annually to a a man who has been a champion and supporter of women in medicine.  Dr. Larry Zaroff was a mentor to generations of physicians, medical students, and pre-medical students.  A retired cardiac surgeon and later humanities professor at Stanford, he was an avid supporter of women in medicine at all stages of their career.  His well-known courses always presented a special session devoted to the issues and challenges faced by women in medicine.  Dr. Eliza Lo Chin, a longtime colleague and guest speaker at these sessions, established this award to honor Dr. Zaroff’s commitment to the advancement of women in medicine.

2019 AMWA Award Winner

Johannes W. Vieweg, MD, FACS

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Submission Deadline: September 15, 2019

Previous Recipients

2018 Marshall A. Wolf, MD
2017 Bernard Lo, MD, and David M. Gaba, MD