Honors and Awards:

President, Austin College Chemistry Society, 1973, 1974

Alpha Chi Honor Society, 1973, 1974

Beta Beta Biology Honor Society, 1973, 1974

College Honors Thesis, Austin College, 1974

Graduate from Austin College with Honors in Biology, 1974

Honorable Mention by the American Heart Association at the AMSA-UTMB National
Student Research Forum, Galveston, Texas 1977

Chairman, 16th Medical Student Research Forum, University of Texas Southwestern
Medical School, 1977

William J. and Dorothy Fish Kerr Student Fellowship in Clinical Cardiology, San
Francisco Heart Association, Moffitt Hospital, 1977

Paul C. Samson Resident Manuscript Competition-finalist, 12th Annual Meeting,
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association, Napa, California, 1986

American College of Cardiology/Bristol Laboratories Travel Award – New Orleans, 1987

Twenty People Who will Put Dallas Back Together Again, D Magazine, March 1989

Presented the Key to the City of Seattle by Mayor Paul Schell and February 19th, 1998
declared “Dr. Kim Jett Day”

Aurora Award – Outstanding Contribution in Medicine – Bloodless Medicine, 1999

VHA National Leadership Award for Clinical Effectiveness, Cardiovascular Improvement
Collaborative, 2000

Telly Award – Outstanding Medical Report For Health Network “Cutting Edge
Medical Report “, 2000
Honors and Awards