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2020 Student Graduation Awards

Jun 22, 2020, 14:56 PM by Cassi Boatwright

The Weldon G. Kolb, MD, Medical Student Scholarship was the first scholarship created by the Texas Academy of Family Physicians (TAFP) Foundation twenty years ago. It was established to honor TAFP Past President Dr. Weldon G. Kolb who practiced in La Marque for over 45 years. Dr. Kolb was a graduate of The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB Health) and served as president of the Galveston County Medical Society. He was president of the TAFP Foundation for nine years.  Criteria: 1) 3rd or 4th year medical student in good standing at UTMB, 2) meets high academic standards, and 3) has expressed an interest in pursuing a career in family medicine

Kolb Winners:

Tracy Hu
Haris Vakil

Nicholson Award Winners:
Bryan Besselieu
Yi “Lisa” Liang

Bennie White Award Winners:
Brandon Gollhofer
Ryan Ratliff
Caitlin Pekowski

Bayouth and Coats:
Colton St. Amand
Tracy Hu

Nominations for the Claire Donovan from FM include:
Brandon Gollhofer
Ryan Ratliff

Bryan Besselieu