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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 21, 2002

Stephen D. McDonald Presented with
2002 Master Teacher Award

DAYTON, OHIO--Stephen D. McDonald, M.D., F.A.C.P., the Eugene Kettering Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at Wright State University School of Medicine, and the program director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Kettering Medical Center, was selected to receive the 2002 Master Teacher Award by the American College of Physicians (ACP) - American Society of Internal Medicine (ASIM).

The master teacher award recognizes teachers of medicine who are active in teaching medical students, residents, or peers. The award honors those physicians who are longstanding and loyal supporters of the college's mission and pursuit of excellence, and who render distinguished service and uphold the high ideals and professional standards for which the ACP-ASIM is known.

McDonald holds an M.D. degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine, completed his internship and residency at David Grant U.S. Air Force Medical Center, and completed a Fellowship in Endocrinology at Wilford Hall U.S. Air Force Medical Center. He studied executive health management at the Harvard University School of Public Health, and faculty development and medical decision analysis at Stanford University. He has been affiliated with Wright State University School of Medicine and Kettering Medical Center since 1979.

McDonald is a member of the Society of Air Force Physicians, the Association of Program Director in Internal Medicine, the American College of Physicians, the Ohio State Medical Association, and the Montgomery County Medical Society.