The AOMA Awards recognize outstanding service and contributions to the osteopathic medical profession in Arizona. Only AOMA members can submit an AOMA Award nomination form. The AOMA Awards will be presented at the AOMA Annual Convention. Awards may be submitted online or download the nomination form.
Congratulations to the 2020 AOMA Award Honorees:
Physician of the Year - Steve Boles, DO
Lifetime Achievement Award - Craig Cassidy, DO, FAOCO
Outstanding Mentor - Denise Sackett, DO
Excellence in Osteopathic Medical Education - Marc Kaplan, DO
Resident of the Year - Marissa Jacob, DO
AOF Emerging Leader Award - Brandon Abbott, DO, MPH, FAAP
President's Award - Pete Wertheim, MS, DHL
Distinguished Service Award
Steve Barclay, JD
Kelli Glaser, DO, FACOFP
Joseph Klag, DO, FACC, FSCAI
Student Distinguished Service Award AZCOM - Jay Olson, OMS II
Student Distinguished Service Award SOMA - Darien Kinne, OMS IV
PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD
Honors a compassionate and outstanding
physician who is a leader in his/her community and humanitarian
programs, and professional association.
EXCELLENCE IN OSTEOPATHIC MEDICAL EDUCATION AWARD
Honors a physician or non-physician
who has contributed significantly to the advancement of osteopathic
medical education in Arizona.
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD
Honors a physician or non-physician who has significantly contributed to improving the community and promoting osteopathic medicine; donated his/her time and/or efforts to improve mankind; and/or has volunteered his/her time and provided significant contributions and services to the community and/or the Association.
OUTSTANDING MENTOR AWARD
Honors a physician who has volunteered
his or her time to students or physicians as a mentor and is known as
"one who makes a difference” in that person’s life.
Honors an AOMA member who has
contributed significantly to the AOMA via the Board of Trustees, House
of Delegates and/or Committees.
EMERGING LEADER AWARD
Recognizes an outstanding
osteopathic physician in practice less than five years whose
accomplishments and actions have been instrumental in motivating and
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Presented to long-time members who have advanced the osteopathic profession n Arizona with unwavering commitment to quality patient care.
RESIDENT OF THE YEAR AWARD
Recognizes an outstanding osteopathic resident from Arizona who goes above and beyond to bring a sense of pride to the profession.
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Past Recipients - Download list