Hall of Fame | Kent State University


The College of Podiatric Medicine Hall of Fame Society honors distinguished podiatrists in recognition of their outstanding contributions within the podiatric community. The Hall of Fame Society is the most prestigious award given to our alumni. Your nomination will help recognize a respected CPM alumnus who has demonstrated ongoing support and appreciate to the college, podiatry, and made significant contributions to the community.

Nominations for 2017 are closed.


  • Must be OCPM Graduate who expresses a strong appreciation and loyalty towards their alma mater
  • 20 years or greater of dedicated service in the field of podiatry
  • Prior or current experience serving on a boards/committees involving the podiatric medical community
  • Recognized as distinguished clinician/practitioner with outstanding professionalism and contributions to the achievements within the Podiatric Medical Community
  • Demonstrates the highest moral and ethical values associated with podiatry
  • Can be nominated posthumously


  • Nominations will be reviewed and two inductees will be selected by current Hall of Fame Inductees
  • Neatly and accurately complete all information on the nomination forms. Add supporting pages if needed.
  • Nomination Deadline: May 15, 2017
College of Podiatric Medicine Hall of Fame Society
2007 Inductees Richard J. Berkowitz, DPM

Class of 1977
Henry B. Greent, DPM

Class of 1968
Raymond J. Suppan, DPM

Class of 1954
2008 Inductees Steven J. Berlin, DPM
Class of 1966
Richard A. Ransom, DPM
Class of 1972
Allan M. Spencer, DPM
Class of 1958
2009 Inductees James A. Conforti, DPM
Class of 1944
H. Darrel Darby, DPM
Class of 1956
Jeffrey M. Robbins, DPM
Class of 1976
2010 Inductees Mildred K. Dixon, DPM
Class of 1944
B. C. Egerter, DPM
Class of 1933
Earl G. Kaplan, DPM
Class of 1943
2011 Inductees Terence B. Albright, DPM
Class of 1975
William F. Munsey, DPM
Class of 1954
Hal Ornstein, DPM
Class of 1987
2012 Inductees Allan M. Boike, DPM
Class of 1982
Jerauld Ferritto, DPM
Class of 1976
Michael King, DPM
Class of 1983
2013 Inductees Timothy J. Byron, DPM
Class of 1971
Edward J. Fiffick, DPM
Class of 1959
Lawrence S. Osher, DPM
Class of 1982
2014 Inductees Bruce Blank, DPM
Class of 1987
Richard DiBacco, DPM
Class of 1967
2015 Inductees Lawrence A. DiDomenico, DPM Class of 1987 H. John Visser, DPM
Class of 1978
2016 Inductees Barry L. Scurran, DPM Class of 1973 Gary "Dock" Dockery, DPM Class of 1976 Morton M. Polokoff, DPM Class of 1932

If you have any questions regarding the College of Podiatric Medicine Hall of Fame Society or the nomination process, please contact Alyssa Shepherd, Advancement Services Manager, at 216-916-7547 or ashephe8@kent.edu. Thank you for your continued support of our college.

Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
Institutional Advancement
6000 Rockside Woods Blvd.
Independence, Ohio 44131
P: 216-916-7547