Alvin H. Crawford Mentoring Award

The J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Alvin H. Crawford Mentoring Award.The Alvin H. Crawford Mentoring Award embodies all the characteristics of Dr. Alvin H. Crawford who is a distinguished orthopaedic surgeon, seasoned clinician, dedicated teacher and devoted scientist. For many years Dr. Crawford tirelessly guided students, residents and fellows on the road to careers as successful orthopaedic surgeons. Each year, JRGOS honors a surgeon who has supported and guided an individual in the same remarkable way as Dr. Crawford.

To nominate someone for the Alvin H. Crawford Mentoring Award, please send an email to [email protected] providing the name of your nominee and include the reasons you believe this JRGOS member has made a lasting impact on your career and the orthopaedic community.

Deadline for Nominations: September 1, 2021


Past Recipients of the Alvin H. Crawford Mentoring Award:

2020  Augustus White, MD, PhD

2019  Valerae O. Lewis, MD

2018  Eric W. Carson, MD

2017 – Bonnie Simpson-Mason, MD

2016 – Robert H. Wilson, MD

2015 – Raymond O. Pierce Jr., MD

2014 – Toni McLaurin, MD

2013 – Clarence L. Shields Jr., MD

2012 – Cato T. Laurencin, MD

2011 – Anthony T. Fenison, MD

2010 – George V. Russell, Jr., MD

2009 – Richard E. Grant, MD

2008 – Eleby R. Washington, MD

2007 – Felasfa M. Wodajo, MD

2006 – William T. Long, MD

2005 – Charles H. Epps, MD

2004 – Claudia L. Thomas, MD

2001 – Larry T. Johnson, MD and Charles D. Mitchell, MD