ACRM annually honors individuals who make significant contributions to the field of rehabilitation medicine and research. These prestigious awards are presented at the Henry B. Betts Awards Gala during the Annual Conference.
2015 ACRM Award Recipients
The ACRM is pleased to recognize the following rehabilitation professionals for their outstanding work.
- 2015 Gold Key Award
John Corrigan, PhD, FACRM
- Distinguished Member Award:
Lance Trexler, PhD, HSPP, FACRM
- John Stanley Coulter Lecturer Award:
Michael Boninger, MD
- Mitchell Rosenthal Mid-Career Award:
Deirdre Dawson, PhD, OT Reg (ON)
- Deborah L. Wilkerson Early Career Award Supported by CARF International:
Tatyana Mollayeva, MD, PhD
- Edward Lowman Award:
Hubert Vuagnat, MD
- Elizabeth and Sidney Licht Award:
Joshua Cantor, PhD (posthumously)
Use the links above to review the requirements for each award. Written nominations should be submitted to the Awards Committee by emailing Terri Compos, Community Relations Manager by 31 March. Award winners will be selected by 30 May.
Nominations from the membership are welcome for the following awards:
- Distinguished Member Award
- Mitchell Rosenthal Mid-Career Award
- Deborah L. Wilkerson Early Career Award Supported by CARF International
- Edward Lowman Award
Unless otherwise specified in the award description, nominations must include the following:
- Name of nominee
- Nominee contact information, including email
- NIH biosketch or CV for nominee
- Statement of qualifications describing why the positions and activities outlined in the biosketch or CV qualify the nominee for a particular honor (maximum 500 words)
- Your name and contact information, including email
Please note: All awards are reviewed annually by the Awards Committee and are subject to change.
For assistance with the nomination process, please contact Terri Compos, Community Relations Manager.