Each year the Alliance and its charter associations honor members of the academic internal medicine community for outstanding leadership, dedication, and service to the profession and the organization through the AAIM Awards Program. With many different awards designed to honor various positions within departments of medicine and the internal medicine community, there is ample opportunity to ensure your colleagues are recognized for their commitment, enthusiasm, and expertise.
Alliance award nominations are now closed. If you have questions about the AAIM Awards Program, please contact AAIM Member Engagement, Diversity & Inclusion Team at (703) 341-4540 or email email@example.com.
The Alliance is excited to announce the 2022 awards recipients. This year’s recipients represent an outstanding group of academic internal medicine professionals who have been recognized for their exceptional leadership, dedicated service, and astounding achievements. Recipients will be honored during Academic Internal Medicine Week 2022, to be held April 10–13, 2022 in Charlotte NC. Join us in congratulating these individuals for their contributions to academic internal medicine.
AAIM Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity AwardSarah C. Schaeffer, MDUniversity of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
AAIM Special RecognitionDavoren A. Chick, MD, FACPAmerican College of Physicians, Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
AIM Distinguished Service AwardSylk Sotto, EdD, MBA, MPSIndiana University School of Medicine
APDIM Dema C. Daley Founders AwardSarah Tilstra, MDUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
APDIM Distinguished Community Medical Educator AwardArmand Krikorian, MDUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago/Advocate Christ Medical Center
APDIM Distinguished Medical Educator AwardRichard Panush, MDKeck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
APDIM Program Administrator Excellence AwardKrystle SantosKeck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
APM Robert H. Williams, MD, Distinguished Chair of Medicine AwardAlan Fogelman, MDDavid Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles
ASP Eric G. Neilson, MD, Leadership in Specialty Internal Medicine AwardRicardo Correa, MD, Es.D, FACP, FACE, FAPCR, CMQUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix
CDIM Early Career Medical Student Educator AwardMargot E. Cohen, MDRaymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
CDIM Linda J. Marts Administrator Service AwardTara Loushine, MS, CHESUniversity of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
CDIM Louis N. Pangaro, MD, Educational Program Development AwardReed Van Deusen, MDUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
CDIM Ruth-Marie E. Fincher, MD, Service AwardDouglas S. Paauw, MDUniversity of Washington School of Medicine
MPPDA Brendan P. Kelly, MD, AwardHimani Divatia, DOSidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University/ChristianaCare
MPPDA Leadership in Med-Peds AwardCaroline Mueller, MD, MEdUniversity of Cincinnati
MPPDA Program Administrator Service AwardMary Sarah Thanas, C-TAGMEYale-New Haven Medical Center (Primary Care)
MPPDA Walter W. Tunnessen, Jr., MD, AwardNora Abo-Sido, MDMassachusetts General Hospital
Past Awards Recipients
Past Awards Recipients