2020 UWS Alumni Recognition Award

University of Western States is pleased to open nominations for the annual UWS Alumni Recognition Award. Alumni from all UWS academic programs are eligible for nomination. Our goal is to highlight the exceptional work of our graduates that are Taking the Lead in the field as they advance the science and art of integrated health care. Nominations will be considered based on professional, scholarly and community contributions that represent the core values of University of Western States:

UWS Core Values 

  1. Student-Focus
  2. Best Practices
  3. Curiosity
  4. Inclusiveness
  5. Professionalism
  6. Whole-Person Health

Read more about these individual core values and their definitions.

Please help us showcase the outstanding accomplishments of our alumni as we work together for the good of the patient. This year’s award will be announced in January 2021. Deadline for submission has passed – thank you for your entries!

Click the images below to read about our three most recent Alumni of the Year Award winners.


Stephanie Halloran, DC, MS, Alumna of the Year 2020
Stephanie Halloran, DC
Alumna of the Year 2020

Alumna of the Year 2017
Jordan Graeme, DC
Alumna of the Year 2017

David Peeace, DC, Alumnus of the Year 2019
David Peeace, DC
Alumnus of the Year 2019

Alumnus of the Year 2016
Jason Young, DC
Alumnus of the Year 2016

Alumna of the Year 2018
Minga Guerrero, DC
Alumna of the Year 2018