The annual Bal Jeffrey Award recognizes and honors distinguished contributors to health care in northeast Kansas. The award is named for Balfour S. Jeffrey, Stormont-Vail’s longest-tenured board member, who played a major role in the growth of health care for more than 40 years.
The Stormont-Vail Foundation is pleased to present this annual award at a banquet each fall. This year's recipient was Robert D. Porter, M.D., FACP. For more information, please call the Stormont-Vail Foundation at (785) 354-6851.
2013 Robert Porter, M.D., FACP
2012 Maynard Oliverius
2011 Marian Clinic
2010 Darlene Whitlock
2009 Stormont-Vail HealthCare Auxiliary
2008 Washburn University
2007 Meals on Wheels of Shawnee and Jefferson counties
2006 Daniel M. Lambert
2005 Howard M. Ward, M.D., and Marilyn S. Ward
2004 Top 100 Heart Hospital – Stormont-Vail
2003 Jose I. Gierbolini, M.D.
2002 Stanley Vogel, M.D.
2001 Robert Peterson, M.D.
2000 John A. Lynch, M.D.
1999 Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
1998 M. Darlene Hall, R.N., and Dorothy "Dode" Johnson, R.N., E.T.
1997 William H. Crouch, M.D. ,and Robert D. Parman, M.D.
1995 Norman W. Thoms, M.D., and Hall E. Harrison, M.D.
1994 Jimmie A. Gleason, M.D.
1993 Sam Barham
1992 Robert T. Cotton, M.D., and Robert H. O'Neil, M.D.
1991 Byron J. Ashley, M.D.
1990 Leslie L. Saylor, M.D.
1989 Henry S. Blake, M.D.
1988 Charles S. Joss, M.D.
1987 Balfour S. Jeffrey