JW Traubert Mentor Award

Established in 1999 by the student body of the West Virginia University School of Medicine in honor of retiring Associate Dean of Student and Curricular Affairs, John W. Traubert, MD. Dr. Traubert joined the faculty in 1974 as the founding Chair of the Department of Family Medicine. He served as an Associate Dean for more than 13 years. The award winner is chosen by the students to recognize the faculty member who best displays the personal qualities demonstrated by Dr. Traubert. These are described as "student centered faculty member who displays the characteristics of honest and ethical communication, respect, approachability, positive attitude, and willingness to serve as a mentor."

Award Recipients

2010

 H. Wayne Lambert, Ph.D., Neurobiology & Anatomy

2009

Charon Hanlon, MD, Internal Medicine, Charleston Division

2008

Frank Reilly, PhD, Neurobiology and Anatomy

2007

Brian Griffith, MD, Ophthalmology, Charleston Division

2006

Nathan Lerfald, MD, Internal Medicine​2005

2005

Rosie Cannarella, MD, Family Medicine, Eastern Division

2004

Ankesh Nigam, MD, Surgery

2003

Stanley Zaslau, MD, Urology

2002

C. Larry Harris, PhD, Biochemistry

2001

G. Anne Cather, MD, Family Medicine

2000

Melanie A. Fisher, MD, Internal Medicine

1999

Norman D. Ferrari III, MD, Pediatrics