The American Osteopathic Foundation has several awards to recognize accomplishments in the osteopathic profession. Follow the links below to submit your nominations for the various awards.
Emerging Leader Award
The James M. Lally, DO - Emerging Leader Award honors and recognizes an osteopathic physician in practice less than five years whose accomplishments and actions have been instrumental in motivating and inspiring others for the betterment of the osteopathic profession and public health.Deadline for nominations isMay 29.
Outstanding Resident of the Year
Recognizes osteopathic residents whose combination of clinical promise, leadership, dedication and commitment to osteopathic patient-centered care, separates them fromtheir peers.This year we're recognizing10 different specialties.Deadline for nominations isMay 16.
Physician of the Year
Honors and recognizes an osteopathic physician who achieves greatness through integrity, commitment to service and community involvement. He or she truly represents the best of what osteopathic medicine is all about.Thisdesignation is awarded to an individual whose extraordinary accomplishments and service bring a sense of pride to the profession, and whose actions promote the science and art of osteopathic medicine.Deadline for nominations isMay29
Educator of the Year
The W. Douglas Ward, PhD - Educator of the Year is awardedto an individual who not only emulates the osteopathic profession’s highest standards of excellence in teaching, but one who is passionate about osteopathic medicine, has made a significant impact on the academic advancement of osteopathic students and has made long-standing contributions to the profession in the academic arena.Deadline for nominations isMay 29.