Mission: to advance the health of the people of Wisconsin by supporting medical education and health initiatives.
 

Superhero of Medicine Award

Background

Each year at the Annual Fundraising Dinner and Silent Auction, the Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation recognizes an outstanding Wisconsin physician with the Superhero of Medicine award.

Marje Murray presenting award to Emily Jewell, DO Emily Jewell, DO, 2021 Superhero of Medicine - Dr. Jewell is a Family Medicine with Obstetrics physician with SSM Health Dean Medical Group Dodgeville Clinic.

Guidelines

The Superhero of Medicine Award shall be awarded to a Wisconsin physician who lives out the mission of the Foundation to an exemplary degree, going above and beyond to improve the health of their patients and/or community, and is involved in a program of the Foundation or a project supported by the Foundation through a grant or other partnership. Preference will be given to physicians who are Wisconsin Medical Society members.

Requirements:

  1. The physician must be a Wisconsin resident.
  2. The physician must be a medical doctor (MD) or doctor of osteopathy (DO).
  3. The physician must be involved in a program of the Foundation or a project supported by the Foundation through a grant or other partnership.
  4. Previous winners of the award are not eligible.

Additional letters of recommendation are encouraged. These may be from physicians, patients, community leaders, etc. that help demonstrate the nominee's activities and values. Additional letters of support can be uploaded with the application or emailed to Elizabeth Ringle.

Click here to nominate someone.