Gold Key Award 

Deadline for submitting nominations for the 2022 Gold Key Award is Friday, March 9, 2022.

The Gold Key Award is presented by the Medical and Biological Sciences Alumni Association. The award recognizes outstanding and loyal service to the Division of the Biological Sciences and to the University of Chicago and is traditionally presented to divisional faculty members who are at or near retirement. Three recipients are honored each year. The recipients selected by the alumni awards committee for 2021:

  • Halina Brukner, MD, Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine
  • Michelle Le Beau, PhD, Medicine, Section of Hematology and Oncology
  • Heber MacMahon, MBBCh, Radiology


2020 Winners:

  • Thomas Cutter, MD
    Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
  • Edward Garrity, Jr, MD
    Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)
  • Raphael Lee, MD, DSc
    Paul and Allene Russell Distinguished Service Professor, Departments of Surgery and Medicine


Click here to view past recipients of the Gold Key Award.