Dr. Michael Kuchera, Beth Poppre, and Tim Tucker
The Still-Well program was established in 1991 and has been facilitated by an interdisciplinary team of volunteer faculty, students, and staff.
The Still-Well Distinguished Achievement and Advocacy Award was established in 2007 to recognize past and current Still-Well Committee members and others who have demonstrated long-term, significant commitment to promoting, nurturing, and implementing wellness opportunities for A.T. Still University students.
Recipients have been active in planning activities, engaging students, conducting research, implementing best practices, conducting assessment, influencing policy, and creating a co-curricular model of comprehensive wellness. The recipients have been judged by their peers as past and current student advocates worthy of distinguished recognition.
This year’s award recipients include:
- Beth Poppre, assistant vice president for student affairs, Still-Well program co-coordinator and vocational team leader in Arizona
- Tim Tucker, MSPH, director, student resources, leader for the vocational team
- Michael Kuchera, D.O., director of OMM research at Philidelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, former associate dean of International Osteopathic Education & Research at ATSU