Award Recipients

Family Physician of the Year Award

2006              Matthew A. Hahn, MD (Hanover)

2002              Yvette Oquendo-Berruz, MD, FAAFP (Columbia)

2000             Ritchie C. Shoemaker, MD (Pocomoke City)

1999              Jose M. Ma, MD (Elkton)

1998              Michael J. LaPenta, MD, FAAHPM, FAAFP (Odenton)

1997              J. Patrick Jarboe, MD* (Leonardtown)

1996              Anthony J. Bollino, MD (Cumberland)

1995              Joseph W. Zebley, III, MD, FAAFP (Baltimore)


Lifetime Achievement Award

2017              William P. Jones, MD (Shady Side)

2015              Esther Rae Barr, CAE (Catonsville)

2014              J. Roy Guyther, MD** (Mechanicsville)

2010              Joseph W. Zebley, III, MD, FAAFP (Baltimore)

2009              John B. Umhau, Jr., MD** (Chevy Chase)

2008              M. Dudley Phillips, MD** (Forest Hill)

2007              Abdul Nayeem, MD** (Baltimore)

2003              Rose Mary Hatem Bonsack, MD, FAAFP (Aberdeen)

2001              Marion Friedman, MD** (Pikesville)

1999              C. Earl Hill, MD, FAAFP (Pasadena)


Award of Special Recognition (Discontinued)

2016              Joseph P. Connelly, Jr., MD, FAAFP (Fallston)

2014              Howard E. Wilson, MD, FAAFP (Bowie)

2013              William P. Jones, MD (Shady Side)

2012              Richard Colgan, MD (Baltimore)

2011              Kevin S. Ferentz, MD (Baltimore)

2007             Joseph P. Connelly, Jr., MD, FAAFP (Fallston)

2006            Christine A. Marino, MD, FAAFP (W Friendship)

1998             Esther Rae Barr, CAE (Catonsville)

1998             A. Clark Holmes, MD* (Annapolis)

1998             Marion Friedman, MD* (Pikesville)


MDAFP Member Recipients of AAFP Family Physician Awards

2014       Linda A. Walsh, MD, (Glen Arm); Humanitarian Award  

1999       Kevin S. Ferentz, MD, (Baltimore); Exemplary Teaching Award

1979       Roy Guyther, MD*, (Mechanicsville); Family Doctor of the Year



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