The Arthur Schaible Anatomy Award
Dr. Arthur Schaible was a prominent interior Alaska surgeon who came to the state in1938 to head the Alaska Native Health Services Hospital at Tanana. In 1941, he moved to Fairbanks and remained associated with the Fairbanks Clinic until his retirement in 1971. He had a long association with the University of Alaska, which included serving on the Board of Regents from 1961 until 1969.
Criteria for The Arthur Schaible Anatomy Award
Two to three students that best demonstrate excellence in Human Form and Function are chosen as the recipient of the award. Excellence is determined according to objective and subjective criteria.
- Objective measurements - Total scores on Human Form and Function content in the foundations curriculum.
- Subjective measurements - Excellence in Human Form and Function is demonstrated not only by test scores, but also by the quality of dissections, participation in class activities, and interaction with other classmates. The recipient must exemplify excellence in mastering dissection, showing leadership in the laboratory, and enthusiastically participating in all related anatomy class activities.
- Selection process - Nominations from fellow students, faculty and staff will be forwarded to the selection committee* and Director, who will make the final decision.
*Appointed by the Director
Recipients of The Arthur Schaible Anatomy Award
|Award Year||Award Recipient||Award Year||Award Recipient|
|2017||Mackenzie Holmberg||2016||Erik Moore|
|2015||Tyler Denman||2014||Erik Woelber|
|2013||Tyler Berliner||2012||Stephen Wall|
|2011||Shannon Son||2010||Nancy Bishop|
|2009||Matthew Hand||2009||Katherine Senter|
|2008||Tiffany Kelly||2007||Abraham Tsigonis|
|2006||Janelle Dubbins||2005||Jeremy Wood|
|2004||Jeffery Knox||2003||Jacob Gray|
|2002||Aric Christal||2001||Lisa Chiou|
|2000||Mike Bensler||1999||Ty R. Vincent|
|1998||Erik G. VanEaton||1998||Roy D. Loewenstein|
|1997||Erik Kubial||1996||Ryan McGhan|
|1995||Sohrab Gollogly||1994||Michael Starks|
|1993||Karen McCreary||1992||William Joseph Dittrich|
|1991||Stephen Michael Wahl||1990||Anya Jean Maier|
|1987||Stephen Alberts||1986||James Clyde Foxworthy|