PHYSICIAN AWARDS

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Distinguished Service Award
Application Deadline: December 15, 2017

The award honors individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service to the ACOFP through committee involvement or other activities that help achieve ACOFP’s objectives. The final selection is made by the ACOFP President. View past award recipients >> 

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Master Preceptor Awards
Application Deadline: January 8, 2018

These awards recognize preceptors for their sustained commitment to excellence in the training, education, and mentoring of osteopathic medical students in family medicine. Nominations are solicited from colleges of osteopathic medicine and other organizations, with the final selection made by the Preceptorship Committee with the approval of the Board of Governors.

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Young Osteopathic Family Physician of the Year Award
The award honors physicians who have made significant contributions to family medicine between two and 10 years after entering the specialty. The recipient is selected by the Board of Governors.
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Lifetime Achievement Award
The award honors outstanding individuals who have demonstrated career-long service to patients, osteopathic family medicine, and the ACOFP. The recipient is selected by the Board of Governors. View past award recipients >>


Excellence in Advocacy Award
This award recognizes physicians who have significantly contributed their time and talents to national health care policy issues at the local, state and/or federal levels on behalf of his/her profession and patients. This award is named in honor of Marcelino J. Oliva, Jr., DO, FACOFP dist. The recipient is selected by the Board of Governors. View past award recipients >>


Osteopathic Family Physician of the Year
Application Deadline: September 15, 2017

The award honors physicians who have made outstanding contributions to the osteopathic profession and local communities. Nominations are solicited from ACOFP State Societies and the general membership, with the final selection made by the Awards Committee and the Board of Governors. View past award recipients >>


Osteopathic Family Medicine Educator of the Year Award
Application Deadline: September 15, 2017

The award honors an individual who exemplifies the osteopathic family medicine profession’s highest standards of excellence in teaching and has made significant, commendable, and long-standing contributions to the academic advancement of osteopathic students, residents and the osteopathic profession. Nominations are solicited from colleges of osteopathic medicine and residency programs, with the final selection made by the Board of Governors. View past award recipients >>


Outstanding Female Leader Award
Application Deadline: September 15, 2017

The award honors female physicians who serve as clinical role models, teachers, highly accomplished professional leaders and sources of inspiration for women and men who are in medical training. Nominations are solicited from the general membership, with the final selection made by the Women’s Health and Leadership Committee and the Board of Governors. View past award recipients >>