The Chancellor’s Award for Advancing the UMMS Mission (est. 2013)

Given annually to an individual or team whose actions make a substantial impact in advancing the mission of the institution through public service, research, teaching, and health care delivery as demonstrated by a commitment to the vision and mission of UMMS; dedication to always supporting what is in the best interest of UMMS; initiative to accomplish goals using new and improved methods; vision to see opportunities for change and develop innovative solutions; and passion for achieving UMMS goals and mission.

(2013) Jack Luippold, chief of police, for understanding the critical importance of ensuring a welcoming and safe environment for all members of the campus community—those who learn, teach, conduct research, work, provide clinical services, seek care or simply visit here.