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2003 Recipients - Honorable Pam G. Miller

Civic Leader and Mayor of Lexington- Fayette Urban County Government

Pam Miller became Lexington's first woman mayor on January 3, 1993. In November 1998, he won reelection to a second term. Her public service career began in 1973, when she was elected to the Urban County Council. After completing her second term in December 2002, she had served a total of 15 years on the Council, five of them as Vice Mayor.

During her career of public service, Pam Miller's leadership has:

  • made Lexington a safer community
  • protected our farms
  • pumped new energy into downtown
  • established a business-friendly environment
  • invested $50 million in affordable housing
  • restored the city's financial health
  • improved parks
  • made our city's first significant investments in technology
  • responded to the needs of young people
  • enhanced the quality of life in Lexington
  • protected the environment
  • prevented flooding
  • actively supported the arts

 

 

2003 Recipients - Dr. Ralph E. Miller

Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology, University of Kentucky

Military Service:

U.S. Army 1954-1956

Certifications and Licensure:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 1987
Subspecialty of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 1989
Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure, 1992

Degrees:

A. B., Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, 1954
M.D., Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1961
M.S., Physiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 1966
Sc.D., Physiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 1969

Professional Experience and Academic/Clinical Appointments:

1961-1962 Internship (rotating), Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, Hanover, NH
1962-1963 Research Fellowship in Neuroendocrinology, Department of Neuroendocrinology, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research,
Walter Reed Army Medical Center,
Washington, DC
1963-1964 Head, Physiology Section, Department of Neuroendocrinology,
Walter Reed Army Medical Center,
Washington, DC
1965-1969 Research Fellowship and Special Fellowship in Physiology,
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
1969-1970 Research Fellowship in Neuroendocrinology,
Stanford University,
Stanford, CA
1970-1981 Assistant-Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology,
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
1977-1978 Visiting Professor (Sabbatical), Institute de Biochimie Clinique,
University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
1981-1984 Resident in Medicine,
University of Kentucky,
Lexington, KY
1984-1985 Fellowship in Endocrinology,
University of Kentucky,
Lexington, KY
1985-1990 Clinical Instructor, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine,
University of Kentucky,
Lexington, KY
1990-1993 Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine,
University of Kentucky,
Lexington, KY
1993- Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine,
University of Kentucky,
Lexington, KY
Honors:
Casque and Gauntlet Senior Society, Dartmouth College (accomplishment in studies and athletics)