University of Rochester

Advancement Awards

School of Nursing

Humanitarian Award


2017 Award Recipient

Terry Jean Yonker

Terry Jean Yonker has dedicated her nursing career to improving the health and well-being of patients in her rural community. Her award-winning telemedicine programs deliver specialty care to underserved areas. A tireless volunteer, her medical mission work has bridged cultural di erences and profoundly touched the lives of needy children and families here and in Central and South America.

Recipients of the Humanitarian Award