The ACP Awards of Distinction recognize and honor individuals in their achievement of outstanding and substantial contributions to the specialty or to the College. We encourage all members to nominate a colleague for their achievements.
The Nominating Committee is now accepting nominations for awards to be presented at the 2017 Annual Session, Nov. 1-4, 2017.
Please be sure to read the Nomination and Selection Procedures for Awards of Distinction document before making a nomination.
All nominations and supporting documentation must be submitted by March 17, 2017. Please email nominations and any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Awards of Distinction
DISTINGUISHED LECTURER AWARD
Recognizing outstanding contributions through original research, literature, teaching, or clinical applications
2016 Awardee: Dr. Thomas D. Taylor
EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR AWARD
Recognizing exceptional skills as a dental educator
2016 Awardee: Dr. Kenneth A. Malament
Recognizing outstanding contributions to academic dentistry and the sciences
2016 Awardee: Dr. Gerald T. Grant
DENTAL TECHNICIAN LEADERSHIP AWARD
Recognizing outstanding service to prosthodontics and the dental laboratory profession
2016 Awardee: Mr. Dennis Lanier, CDT
MAJOR GENERAL (RETIRED) BILL B. LEFLER FEDERAL SERVICES AWARD
Recognizing excellence in leadership, patient care, mentorship, and service
2016 Awardee: Dr. Thomas G. Reddy
private practice prosthodontist AWARD
Recognizing extraordinary collegiality, outreach, and community service
2016 Awardees: Dr. Michael T. Singer, Dr. Timothy A. Peterson, and Dr. Khaldoun F. Aljouni
DAN GORDON AWARD
Recognizing lifetime achievement
2016 Awardee: Dr. Thomas J. Balshi
Recognizing outstanding vision and leadership
2016 Awardee: Dr. John R. Agar