Distinguished Alumni Award: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Hilliard Jason, EdD '61, MD '58.

HILLIARD JASON, EdD '61, MD '58
After more than 60 years of work at the intersection of medicine and education in more than 40 countries, Jason co-founded an educational charity in England and Wales. 

After more than 60 years of work at the intersection of medicine and education in more than 40 countries, Hilliard Jason, EdD ’61, MD ’58, co-founded iMedtrust.org, a registered educational charity in England and Wales. He has devoted his career to finding ways to help enhance and humanize teaching and practice in the health professions, including completing two of the largest known studies of medical teaching. Jason is the former editor of Education for Health: Change in Learning and Practice. A clinical professor of family medicine at the University of Colorado, he has held professorships at five American medical schools.

Distinguished Alumni Awards

These awards are given in recognition of exceptional career accomplishments, community or university service, and research and scholarly activity.