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The AAMD Outstanding Achievement Award

Know someone who has made an impact on the Medical Dosimetry profession? Nominate him/her for the new AAMD Outstanding Achievement Award!

The AAMD Outstanding Achievement Award is bestowed upon individuals whose professional accomplishments have contributed to the advancement and promotion of the Medical Dosimetry profession. The individual’s contributions may be demonstrated by any or all of the following:  AAMD Board of Directors’ service, AAMD committee service, publications in the radiation oncology field, professional presentations, education of Medical Dosimetry professionals, legislative efforts, service to the radiation oncology community. Nominees may be Medical Dosimetrists or other professionals who have helped to advance the Medical Dosimetry profession.

Recipients of the Outstanding Achievement Award receive a crystal award and recognition at the AAMD Annual Meeting and in the Medical Dosimetry journal.

Requirements for nomination: Significant contributions to the field of Medical Dosimetry as demonstrated by any/all of the following:

  • AAMD committee service
  • AAMD Board of Directors’ service
  • Publication of articles pertaining to Medical Dosimetry
  • Presentations at Local/Regional/National meetings
  • Research activities within the profession
  • Legislative efforts on behalf of the profession
  • Tenure as an educator in a recognized Medical Dosimetry program
  • Clinical instructor service
  • Significant professional accomplishments in the radiation oncology field
  • Outstanding years of clinical service – 10 years or more
  • Service to the radiation oncology community

Nominations are due by December 31, 2018. Download a Nomination Form here.

Email the completed nomination form to: aamd@medicaldosimetry.org.   Be sure to include “Outstanding Achievement Award” in the subject line. If you have questions about the award, contact Award Committee Chair Kristi Smith at ksmith@alyzenmed.com.

 

Award History

The Outstanding Achievement award replaces the AAMD Award of Excellence, which was established in 2007. Prior to that, the award was named the Varian Award of Excellence. 

Historical List of Award Winners

Varian Award of Excellence

1999
Ray Garcia
2000
David Robinson
2001
Mona Weller
2002
Carol Ann Schneider
2003
Carolyn Dicker
2004
Robin Famiglietti
2005
Jan Jensen
2006
Mary Hare
 

AAMD Award of Excellence

2007
Keith Moore
2008
Matt Tobler
2009
Robert Adams
2010
Lon Marsh
2011
Rudi J. Bertrand
2012
Randall Paul Merrill
2013
Nishele Lenards
2014
Anne Marie Vann
2016
Mark Russell