AMSUS acknowledges the abilities of many outstanding federal healthcare individuals each year through our distinguished Awards Program.
As a member of federal healthcare, you are in a unique position to nominate a deserving individual for an AMSUS award. So many individuals do outstanding work in their fields, yet are never recognized publicly. This is your opportunity to see that recognition is given.
Nominations are accepted each year from 15 May to June 30. Award recipients are announced in October, and awards are presented at the AMSUS Annual Meeting Awards Dinner.
There are 20 competitive AMSUS award categories:
AMSUS Premier Awards nominated by the Executive Advisory Council:
-Rising Star Award
-Lifetime Achievement Award
-Force Health Protection Team Award
Individual Professional Awards:
-Andrew Craige Allied Health Professional Award
-William Gorgas Preventive Medicine Award
-Management and Administration Award
-Lewis L. Seaman Enlisted Award for Outstanding Operational Support – Senior Enlisted (E-7 – E-9)
-Lewis L. Seaman Enlisted Award for Outstanding Operational Support – Junior Enlisted (E-5 – E-6)
Functional Mission Awards:
-Operational Medicine Award
-Humanitarian Assistance Award
-Research & Development Award
-Training and Education Award
-Medical Logistics Award
-Information Technology Award
-Military Medicine Article of the Year Award (Nominated by Editorial Board)
-History of Military Medicine Essay Award