Leadership Awards

AMIA Leadership Award

AMIA Leadership Awards are given by the Chair of the Board of Directors and the President and CEO for outstanding volunteer leadership and service to the association and the field. The awards are presented annually at the AMIA Leadership Dinner.

Current and past winners
  • 2016 – Thomson M. Kuhn, Edward H. Shortliffe, Annette L. Valenta
  • 2015 – EHR-2020 Task Force (Thomas H. Payne, Sarah Corley, Theresa A. Cullen, Tejal K. Gandhi, Linda Harrington, Gilad J. Kuperman, Ellen Makar, John E. Mattison, David P. McCallie, Clement J. McDonald, Paul C. Tang, William M. Tierney, Charlotte Weaver, Charlene R. Weir, Michael H. Zaroukian), Charles Safran, Robert M. Wachter
  • 2014 – Charles P. Friedman, Gilad J. Kuperman, Jacob M. Reider, Daniel Z. Sands, Eric Topol, Bonnie L. Westra
  • 2013 – Cynthia S. Gadd, Margo Edmunds, Benson S. Munger, Judy Murphy, Vimla L. Patel, CIBRC Faculty and Editors
  • 2012 – Martha B. Adams, Douglas B. Fridsma, Heather J. Sobko, Stuart M. Speedie, Howard R. Strasberg
  • 2011 – American Board of Preventive Medicine, Peter J. Embi, Barbara L. Massoudi, Philip R.O. Payne, William A. Yasnoff
  • 2010 – Don Ellison, Dan Foltz, Ken Goodman, Julie McGowan, Jaap Suermondt
  • 2009 – Patti Brennan, Atul Butte, Chuck Friedman, Chris Lehmann, Justin Starren
  • 2008 – Reed M. Gardner, Brian Gugerty, Gilad Kuperman, Dennis O'Leary, John C. Poikonen, William M. Tierney
  • 2007 – Cynthia S. Gadd, Michael O. Leavitt, Nancy M. Lorenzi, Suzanne Markel-Fox, Mark A. Musen, William W. Stead, Congressman David Wu
  • 2006 – David J. Brailer, Carolyn Clancy, William R. Hersh, Congresswoman Nancy L. Johnson, Steven E. Labkoff, The Honorable Michael O. Leavitt, Charles Safran, Congressman David Wu
  • 2005 – Paul Clayton, Connie Delaney, Robert Greenes, William Hersh, John Holmes, Linda Kloss, Jochen Moehr, Jerome Osheroff and Jonathan Teich, Ida Sim
  • 2003 – Michael Ackerman, David Bates, Peter Goltra, Paul Tang, John Zapp
  • 2002 – Jeffrey Blair, Christopher Chute, James Cimino, Simon Cohn, Stanley Huff, Betsy Humphreys, Clement McDonald, Judy Ozbolt, Kent Spackman
  • 2001 – Carol Aronson, Margaret Olah, Judy Privett, and Molly Pruett, Milton Corn, The Nursing Informatics Working Group, Helmuth Orthner, Thomas Piemme, Charles Safran, Blake Wachter
  • 2000 - Marion Ball, Bonnie Kaplan, HC "Moon" Mullins, Edward Shortliffe
  • 1999 – Patricia Abbott, Joseph Hales, W. Ed Hammond, Janice Kennedy, Charles Safran, Harold Schoolman
  • 1998 – Don Detmer, Beverly Kane and Daniel Sands, Dan Masys, Kathleen McCormick, Paul Tang
  • 1997 – W. Ed Hammond, Clement McDonald, William Stead
  • 1996 – William Braithwaite, Don Detmer

Member Get A Member Award

This award honors an AMIA member for outstanding membership recruitment during the annual Member Get A Member Campaign. The award is presented at the AMIA Annual Symposium.

Current and past winners
  • 2012 - Rosemary Kennedy
  • 2011 - Peter J. Park
  • 2010 - William Hersh
  • 2009 - Brian Gugerty
  • 2008 - Patricia Flatley Brennan
  • 2007 - Yehoshua Perl
  • 2006 - James J. Cimino
  • 2005 - Daniel Sands
  • 2004 - Linda Goodwin
  • 2003 - Suzanne Bakken
  • 2002 - Brian Gugerty
  • 2001 - Connie Delaney
  • 2000-1997 - Patricia Abbott
  • 1996 - Syed Haque
  • 1995-1994 - Alan Rowberg
  • 1993 - Edward Shortliffe
  • 1992-1991 - Alan Rowberg