The ACEP Awards Program strives to celebrate leaders in emergency medicine in all career stages and practice environments.
The program recognizes members for significant professional contributions, as well as service to the College. Read more about the awards and their criteria here. These awards will be presented at various venues during ACEP22 in San Francisco.
Congratulations to all of the award recipients!
2022 Leadership Awards
The Board of Directors approved these award recipients:
John G. Wiegenstein Leadership Award – Rebecca B. Parker, MD, FACEP
James D. Mills Outstanding Contribution to Emergency Medicine Award – Richard C. Hunt, MD, FACEP
Judith E. Tintinalli Award for Outstanding Contribution in Education – Peter M. DeBlieux, MD, FACEP
Outstanding Contribution in Research Award – Deborah B. Diercks, MD, MSc, FACEP and Kevin Ward, MD, FACEP
Outstanding Contribution in EMS Award – Ronald M. Roth, MD, FACEP
Colin C. Rorrie, Jr. Award for Excellence in Health Policy – Jennifer L. Wiler, MD, MBA, FACEP
Policy Pioneer Award – Zachary J. Jarou, MD, MBA
John A. Rupke Legacy Award – Louis J. Ling, MD, FACEP
Honorary Membership Award – Brad Gruehn; Margaret Montgomery, RN, MSN; John “Jack” Rozel, MD, MSL, DFAPA; and William Todd Thomas, CPC, CCS-P
Pamela P. Bensen Trailblazer Award – Michael L. Callaham, MD, FACEP
Diane K. Bollman Chapter Advocate Award – Sue Barnhart and Colleen Kochanek
Disaster Medical Sciences Award – Roy L. Alson, MD, PhD, FACEP
2022 Council Awards
The Council Awards Committee has selected these award recipients:
Council Meritorious Service Award – James B. Aiken, MD, FACEP
Teamwork Award – Louisiana Chapter
Horizon Award – Scott Pasichow, MD, MPH and Michael Ruzek, DO, FACEP
Champion of Diversity & Inclusion – Ramon W. Johnson, MD, FACEP
Curmudgeon Award – Marsha D. Ford, MD, FACEP