Phillips Medal 

2005 Recipients 

Mary Healey-Sedutto, Ph.D., founder and executive director of Hope for a Healthier Humanity Foundation and founder and chief executive officer of the Pan American Catholic Health Care Network  

Kathleen A. Rice, R.Ph., M.B.A., president and chief operating officer of Cuyahoga Falls General Hospital

Barbara Ross-Lee, D.O., FACOFP, vice president of health sciences and medical affairs at the New York Institute of Technology, and dean of the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

2004 Recipients

Anne Womer Benjamin, J.D., Director, Ohio Department of Insurance  

Boyd W. Bowden II, D.O., Trustee, American Osteopathic Association   

Roy G. Chew, Ph.D., President, Grandview and Southview Hospitals

2003 Recipients

Robert Glidden, Ph.D., President, Ohio University          

George Thomas, D.O., President-elect, American Osteopathic Association                           

James N. Baird Jr., M.D., Director, Ohio Department of Health

2002 Recipients

M. Douglas White, President Pro Tempore, Ohio Senate             

Eugene A. Oliveri, D.O., Past President, American Osteopathic Association                      

Alan H. Geiger, Ph.D., Assistant to the President, Ohio University

2001 Recipients

Reed V. Tuckson, M.D., Senior Vice President, UnitedHealth Group            

Thomas W. Allen, D.O., Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean, Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences                         

Ramdas M. Pai, M.B.B.S., President and Chancellor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education

2000 Recipients

Jo Ann Davidson, Speaker, Ohio House

Hope Taft, First Lady of Ohio     

Douglas L. Wood, D.O., Ph.D., President, American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine      

Richard A. Vincent, M.B.A., Chief Executive Officer, Doctors Hospital Foundation

1999 Recipients

Michael S. Dukakis, J.D., Former Democratic Presidential Nominee and Governor of Massachusetts       

Anita M. Steinbergh, D.O., President, Medical Board of the State of Ohio             

Jack J. Brill, D.O., First Director of Medical Education, St. John West Shore Hospital (posthumously awarded)      

Ted Strickland, M.Div., Ph.D., United States Representative

1998 Recipients

Janet Voinovich, First Lady of Ohio         

Virginia Davis Floyd, M.D., M.P.H., Director of Human Development and Reproductive Health, W. K. Kellogg Foundation               

Norman E. Vinn, D.O., Associate Professor of Family Medicine, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific   

Jesse L. White Jr., Ph.D., Federal Co-chairman, Appalachian Regional Commission           

David A. Kindig, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Wisconsin Network for Health Policy Research

1997 Recipients

Thomas W. Johnson, State Representative         

Jon F. Wills, Executive Director, Ohio Osteopathic Association   

Silvana Martino, D.O., Medical Director, Van Nuys Breast Center

1996 Recipients

Gloria R. Smith, M.P.H., Ph.D., Vice President for Programs, W. K. Kellogg Foundation  

Lawrence U. Haspel, D.O., Past President, Association of Osteopathic Directors of Medical Education    

Arnold R. Tompkins, J.D., Director, Ohio Department of Human Services Fitzhugh S. M. Mullan, M.D., Past Assistant U.S. Surgeon General

1995 Recipients

Mary Abel, State Representative            

Robert B. Black, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association        

Norman Gevitz, Ph.D., Director of Medical Humanities, University of Illinois College of Medicine              

Edward A. Sprague, M.D., Former Chief-of-Staff, O’Bleness Hospital      

Vivian W. Pinn, M.D., Director, Office of Research on Women’s Health, National Institutes of Health

1994 Recipients

Marc L. Rivo, M.D., M.P.H., Director, Division of Medicine, Bureau of Health Professions              

J. Barney Quilter, State Representative

George F. Dunigan II, Director of Governmental Affairs, Ohio Osteopathic Association   

Elsie D. Helsel, Ph.D., Director, Ohio University Center for Human Development

1993 Recipients

Frank W. Myers, D.O., Past Dean, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine

W. Douglas Ward, Ph.D., American Osteopathic Association Liaison to the United States Department of Education          

Sherry R. Arnstein, Executive Director, American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine

1992 Recipients 

Clay E. Simpson Jr., Ph.D., Director, Division of Disadvantaged Assistance of the Bureau of Health Professions                    

James L. Bruning, Ph.D., Provost, Ohio University            

Gerald A. Faverman, Ph.D., Founding Dean, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine   

Joseph W. Stella, D.O., Past President, American Osteopathic Association

1991 Recipients

Leonard H. Calabrese, D.O., Immunologist and AIDS Researcher              

Theodore C. Hobbs, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association and American Osteopathic College of Radiology               

Patrick A. Sweeney, State Representative

1990 Recipients

Murray Goldstein, D.O., Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health 

Robert W. Ney, State Senator   

Jerry A. Zinni, D.O., Founder, Richmond Heights General Hospital

1989 Recipients

Jolynn Barry Butler, Former State Representative           

Albert F. Kelso, Ph.D., Research Professor, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine     

Joseph J. Namey, D.O., Dean, Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine      

Robert T. Secrest, Former State Senator              

Charles L. Naylor, D.O., Past President, American Osteopathic Association

1988 Recipients

David N. Sundwall, M.D., Administrator, U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration         

Neal F. Zimmers Jr., State Senator          

John W. Mulford, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association and Past President, American Osteopathic Association        

Ray E. Piper, D.O., Past Vice President, Colorado State Board of Medical Examiners         

Irvin M. Korr, Ph.D., Professor of Medical Education, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

1987 Recipients

Sr. Anne E. Brooks, D.O., Medical Director, Tutwiler (Miss.) Clinic Inc.     

Sheila Vonder Embse, President, Auxiliary to the American Osteopathic Association      

Philip Golding, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association         

  Thomas D. Hatch, Director of Health Professions, U.S. Public Health Service

1986 Recipients

William G. Anderson, D.O., Director, Office of Governmental Affairs, Detroit Osteopathic Hospital         

Eugene Branstool, State Senator             

Richard J. Minor, President and Chief Executive Officer, Grandview Hospital and Medical Center             

John E. Rauch, D.O., President, Medical Board of the State of Ohio

1985 Recipients

Stanley J. Aronoff, State Senator             

Mary M. Burnett, D.O., Vice Chairman, National Osteopathic Foundation             

Martin L. Hecht, Past Vice President for University Relations, Ohio University    

Samuel W. Howe, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association   

Charles J. Ping, Ph.D., President, Ohio University

1984 Recipients

George W. Northup, D.O., Past President, American Osteopathic Association    

Robert E. Mahn, Past President, American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers 

Ruth Purdy, D.O., Past Chief of Staff, Doctors Hospital                    

John D. Thompson Jr., State Representative

1983 Recipients

Theodore F. Classen, D.O., Chief of Staff, Brentwood Hospital   

Harry B. Crewson Jr., Ph.D., Past President, Ohio University       

Clarence E. Miller, United States Representative            

Kenneth P. Moritsugu, M.D., Division of Medicine Director, Public Health Service             

Richard D. Ruppert, M.D., President, Medical College of Ohio at Toledo

1982 Recipients

Edward P. Crowell, D.O., Executive Director, American Osteopathic Association

Robert J. Kromer, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association    

Richard L. Sims, Administrator, Doctors Hospital, Columbus

1981 Recipients

Dale Dodson, D.O.

Paul E. Gillmor, State Representative

Ralph S. Licklider, D.O.

Louis Stokes, U.S. Representative  

1980 Recipients

Howard Metzenbaum, United States Senator   

James O. Watson, D.O., Founder, Doctors Hospital of Columbus               

Michael Del Bane, Commissioner, Public Utilities Commission of Ohio

1979 Recipients

Tom Fries, State Representative                               

John Glenn, United States Senator         

Donald Siehl, D.O., President, American Osteopathic Association

1978 Recipients

J. Richard Costin, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association     

J. Arnold Finer, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association         

Max T. Gutensohn, D.O., Distinguished Professor of Internal Medicine, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine          

 Thaddeus P. Kawalek, Ph.D., President, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

1977 Recipients

Philip Adler, D.O., President, American Osteopathic Association              

Martin Levitt, D.O., Past President, Ohio Osteopathic Association            

Corwin Nixon, State Representative      

Oliver Ocasek, President Pro Tempore, Ohio Senate      

George Tablack, State Representative

1976 Recipients

Marjorie Lynch, H.E.W. Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare     

Harry Meshel, State Senator     

Sandy Neufeld, President, Ohio Osteopathic Association Auxiliary           

James A. Rhodes, Governor of Ohio       

Vernal G. Riffe Jr., Speaker, Ohio House