Joan Brunfeldt, MD

Year Inducted


Career Field



  • Recipient of the Cora and Elmer Engel Prize for the outstanding undergraduate successfully combining sciences and the humanities
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Award for the outstanding medical student in obstetrics and gynecology
  • One of the founders of the Friends of KU Women’s Studies organization
  • The first woman to be personally recommended by Emily Taylor for the Women’s Hall of Fame