Awards : Distinguished Alumni Award

Norman Kenyon, M.D. ‘56

Norman M. Kenyon, M.D. ’56 was president of the Class of 1956, the first graduating class at the University of Miami School of Medicine. The distinguished Miami surgeon has received the Raymond H. Alexander Award from the Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons; the James H. Corwin Distinguished Service Award from the Florida Surgical Society; the Person of the Year Award from South Miami Hospital Associates; and the University of Miami Teaching Award. He is a member of the Iron Arrow Honor Society and the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Kenyon has served at Doctors Hospital, Baptist Hospital and Larkin Community Hospital, all located in South Florida. He has authored or co-authored numerous publications. Kenyon’s research currently focuses on islet cell transplantation.