Award Nominations

NOW CLOSED.  2018 AOA Award nominations open until January 8, 2018

Please review the criteria and nominate individuals that you believe meet the qualifications for each award.

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Distinguished Clinician Educator Award:
The AOA Distinguished Clinician Educator Award recognizes an AOA member as an exceptional orthopaedic clinician educator. The award emphasizes the critical role that clinician educators play within academic health centers, where state-of-the-art educational programs demand faculty devoted to training medical students, graduate students, residents and other health professionals.  
Review the criteria for the Distinguished Clinician Educator award. 

Distinguished Contributions to Orthopaedics Award:
The AOA Distinguished Contributions to Orthopaedics Award recognizes an AOA member's personal achievement and broad contribution to the orthopaedic specialty by confronting issues or challenges in the profession. The award emphasizes leadership, impact on patient care, and clinical or basic science research.
Review the criteria for the Distinguished Contributions to Orthopaedics award.

When making a nomination you will need:

1. Your nominee's name and e-mail address
2. Your letter of support (upload or type in)
3. Your nominee's curriculum vitae (upload or mail in)

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