Alumni and Friends
The Hu. C Myers PA Alumni Association was created in 2007 to provide professional growth of its members; to support the standards of excellence of the Alderson Broaddus University Physician Assistant Program; to periodically contribute financial funds to the AB PA Program Educational Programs; to serve as a forum for both students and graduates, enhancing both networking activities and college relations; to support camaraderie among graduates and students of the AB PA Program; and to enhance the image and support of all AB PA graduates.
All Physician Assistant students and graduates in good standing will automatically become life members of this organization. For more information about the Hu C. Myers PA Alumni Association, please call the Office of Alumni Relations at 304.457.6202.
PA Alumni Association Officers
Karen (Katona) Rainey '89, '91, '07, '11 - President
Kelly (Smith) Riggleman '91 - President-Elect
Alice (Vickers) Stanley '80 - Secretary
Paula (Yanero) Blount '94 - Treasurer
Hu C. and Avanelle Myers Award
The Hu C. and Avanelle Myers Award is awarded annually to Alderson Broaddus University graduate who has made notable achievements and possesses great leadership in the physician assistant profession.
Past award recipients are:
Glen Combs '73
Albert F. Simon '79
Pamela (Moyers) Scott '83
Rodney L. Moser '73
Gloria M. Stewart '70
Cynthia (Talbott) Vincent '83
Sandra (Nettrour) Rothwell '80
Alice (Vickers) Stanley '80
NEW! Nominations are now being accepted for the 2013 Hu C. and Avenelle Myers Award.
The nominee must be a graduate of the Alderson Broaddus University Physician Assistant Program, either undergraduate, graduate or masters. Previous nominees will remain eligible each year.
Selection criteria includes the following: 1) number of years of service to the profession; 2) number of years of service with a professional state or national organization as an elected officer, board member, and/or committee chair; 3) community service involvement; 4) outstanding deeds or acts.
Selection committee will consist of the Director of the Physician Assistant Studies Program, the Director of the Alumni Relations, a tenured representative of the Physician Assistant Faculty, and a staff person from the Physician Assistant Department. Final approval will be obtained from the Advancement Committee of the Board of Trustees of Alderson Broaddus University.
Those eligible to nominate a person to receive this award shall include any graduate of the Alderson Broaddus University Physician Assistant Program, any member of the selection committee, faculty and staff of Alderson Broaddus University, and/or colleagues/patients in a medical setting.