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2018 Leadership and Excellence Award Winners

The American College of Emergency Physicians Awards Program honors leadership and excellence. The program provides an opportunity to recognize all members for significant professional contributions as well as service to the College. All members of ACEP are eligible to participate in one or more of the College’s award programs.

The 2018 recipients are:

John G. Wiegenstein Leadership Award

Nicholas J. Jouriles, MD, FACEP

Presented to a current or past national ACEP leader for outstanding contribution to the College. The award is named after the late John G. Wiegenstein, MD, a founding member and the first president of ACEP.

 

 

James D. Mills Outstanding Contribution to Emergency Medicine Award

Thom A Mayer, MD, FACEP

Presented to an active, life, or honorary member for significant contributions to emergency medicine. The award is named after the late James D. Mills Jr., MD, second president of the College.

 

 

 

John A. Rupke Legacy Award

David E. Wilcox, MD, FACEP

The John A. Rupke Legacy Award is presented to a current College member for outstanding lifetime contributions to the College. In recognition of longevity and unwavering dedication to the College, the Legacy award is given in honor of John A. Rupke, MD, one of the initial founding members of the College.

 

 

 

Colin C. Rorrie, Jr., PhD Award for Excellence in Health Policy

L. Anthony Cirillo, MD, FACEP

Presented to a members who has made a significant contribution to achieving the College’s health policy objectives, or who has demonstrated outstanding skills, talent and commitment as an administrative or political leader. The award is named after Colin C. Rorrie, Jr., PhD, who served as ACEP’s Executive Director from 1982 to 2003.

 

 

Judith E. Tintinalli Award for Outstanding Contribution in Education

Corey M. Slovis, MD, FACEP

Recognizes a member who has made a significant contribution to the educational aspects of emergency medicine.

 

 

 

Award for Outstanding Contribution in Research

Lynne D. Richardson, MD, FACEP

Presented to members who have made a significant contribution to research in emergency medicine.

 

 

 

Award for Outstanding Contribution in EMS

David E. Persse, MD, FACEP

Presented to an individual who has made an outstanding contribution of national significance or application in Emergency Medical Services. The award is not limited to ACEP members.

 

 

Council Meritorious Service Award

James C. Mitchiner, MD, MPH, FACEP

Recognizes consistent contributions to the growth and maturation of the ACEP Council.

 

 

 

Honorary Membership Award

Marjorie A. Geist, RN, PhD, CAE

Presented to individuals who have rendered outstanding service to the College or the medical profession.

 

 

Honorary Membership Award

Barbara Tomar, MPH

Presented to individuals who have rendered outstanding service to the College or the medical profession.

 

 

Disaster Medical Sciences Award

Gregory R. Ciottone, MD, FACEP, FFSEM

Presented to individuals who have made outstanding contributions of national-international significance or impact to the field of disaster medicine.

 

 

Community Emergency Medicine Excellence Award

Sergio Hernandez, MD, FACEP

Recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution in advancing emergency care and/or health care within the community in which they practice.

 

 

Policy Pioneer Award

Anne Zink, MD, FACEP

Recognizes early and mid-career members who have made outstanding contributions to the College’s health policy and advocacy initiatives.

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