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The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) annually honors researchers, clinicians, educators, and emerging health professionals who have made outstanding contributions to high-quality, person-centered care for older people. This year's award recipients include more than 20 leaders representing the breadth of disciplines championing care for us all as we age.
Following the cancellation of the AGS 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the AGS announced that awardees would be honored at the AGS 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting, May 13-15 (pre-conference program on May 12), in Chicago, Ill.
Arti Hurria Memorial Award for Emerging Investigators in Internal Medicine Who are Focused on the Care of Older Adults
Rasheeda Hall, MD (Duke University)
Kah Poh (Melissa) Loh, MBBCh, BAO (University of Rochester Medical Center)
Choosing Wisely ® Champion Award
Thomas Finucane, MD, AGSF (Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center)
Clinician of the Year Award
James Lin, DO, MS, MHSA (Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine Institute)
Clinical Student Research Award
Vanessa Ho (California Northstate University College of Medicine)
David H. Solomon Memorial Public Service Award
Dennis W. Jahnigen Memorial Award
John B. Murphy, MD (Rhode Island Hospital/Hasbro Children's Hospital, Lifespan, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University)
Edward Henderson Award & Henderson State-of-the-Art Lecture
Ellen Flaherty, PhD, APRN, AGSF (Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine)
Edward Henderson Student Award
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