Awards and Recognitions

Toy Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr. Carrie Kaufman for being selected as the 2014-2015 District XI Toy Fellow. The Toy Fellowship fund was created through a generous donation by Dr. and Mrs. Eugene and Terri Toy to support the District’s advocacy efforts. The Fellow is charged with following all state legislative activities pertinent to the practice of OB/GYNs.

The Creighton L. Edwards, MD, Award in Compassionate Care

The annual Edwards Award was created and funded to recognize a Texas OB/GYNs Resident in Training who has demonstrated an outstanding ability to communicate compassion, empathy, and respect for patients while providing superior medical care. The recipient of the 2014 award is Christine Doyle Ross, M.D.,Ph.D.  Dr. Ross is a resident physician with the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Ross earned her medical and doctoral degrees from the University of Chicago. She was chosen based on her outstanding work and recommendation from her colleagues, and her clear compassion, empathy and respect for patients and her work.


Sarah Rayburn

ACOG District XI:

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