Women of Excellence


Announcing the 6th Annual Woman of Excellence Award

The Women of Excellence award is given on an annual basis by the MOA to recognize a female osteopathic physician who has provided exemplary leadership in the field of medicine.


Qualifications: Female osteopathic physician who is a current member of the MOA and exhibits leadership for the profession or the advancement of women in the field of medicine. 

Application Process: She may nominate herself or be nominated by another osteopathic physician of the MOA in the form of a letter of nomination describing why she believes she qualifies for the award. A current CV is also required. Please address the following questions in your nomination letter:

  • What things make the candidate uniquely qualified to receive the award?
  • What contributions have they made to the profession? (articles, lectures, committee involvement, teaching, leadership)
  • What has the candidate done to demonstrate their commitment to leadership?

To submit an application for the 2021 Award, please click on the link below. 

Application deadline: April 1, 2021.

Nomination form for Woman of Excellence 

Past Award Recipients:

2020: Kari Hortos, DO

2019: Kathleen Rollinger, DO

2018: Myral Robbins, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP

2017: Carol Monson, DO

2016: Dorothy Carnegie, DO


Women of Excellence Discussion Forum