Awards

California ACEP Chapter Awards

If you have any questions regarding award nominations contact Ryan Adame in the chapter office at 916.325.5455.

Complete Chapter Awards Descriptions and Chapter Awards History


CAL/EMRA Award
This award is given to an outstanding resident in recognition of their exceptional academic and/or advocacy efforts, or for exceptional efforts through, for, or on behalf of CAL/EMRA by a non-resident.

2016 Recipient:  None Awarded


Chapter Service Award- Physician
This award is given to a member who has served the Chapter by directing or coordinating a specific project or initiative, or who has served the Chapter Board and/or committees with distinction.

2016 Recipient: None Awarded


Chapter Service Award- Non-Physician
This award is given to a person who has served the Chapter by directing or coordinating a specific project or initiative, or who has served the Chapter Board and/or committees with distinction.

2016 Recipient: None Awarded


Distinguished Service Award
This award is given to a member who has made a significant contribution to emergency medicine throughout their career either through Chapter-specific activities or through activities aligned with the Chapter mission, vision and priorities and objectives.

2016 Recipient: Andrea Wagner, MD, FACEP


Education Award
This award is given to a member who has made an outstanding contribution to the education of emergency medicine residents or who has made a significant contribution to emergency medicine research and education.

2016 Recipient: David Barnes, MD, FACEP


EMS Achievement Award
This award is given to a member who has contributed significantly to the improvement of the quality and/or coordination of emergency medicine within the larger emergency medical system.

2016 Recipient: Clement Yeh, MD, FACEP


House of Medicine Award
This award is given to a member who has significantly improved the standing and influence of emergency medicine within the house of medicine and done so through their leadership within and among other organizations, especially other specialty societies, medical societies and state and national health care organizations.

2016 Recipient: Michael Luszczak, DO, FACEP


Humanitarian Award
This award is given to a member who has dedicated or volunteered a significant amount of their time and expertise to the service of underserved patients or those affected by disasters or significant world events.

2016 Recipients: Dr. John Brown, MD, FACEP


Injury Prevention Award
This award is given to a member who has championed or led Chapter activities, including legislation, local campaigns, or otherwise raised public awareness, on issues aimed at preventing injuries or illnesses among the public.

2016 Recipient: None Awarded


Key Contact Award
This award is given to a member who has contributed significantly to Chapter activities by serving as a primary contact or facilitator for meetings and outreach with outside organizations and other important contacts, especially those related to Chapter advocacy efforts.

2016 Recipient: None Awarded


Media Award
This award is given to a member who has made significant contributions to the improvement of the awareness, education, understanding and influence of emergency medicine and the Chapter through all forms of media.

2015 Recipient: None Awarded 


Senator Ken Maddy Political Leadership Award
This award is given to a person who, like Senator Maddy, has made a lasting and indelible contribution to emergency medicine through significant legislative and/or political efforts.

2016 Recipient: None Awarded


Special Recognition Award
This award is given to a member who has made an important contribution to the Chapter or advanced specific Chapter objectives and/or priorities by leading or directing an independent effort or initiative.

2016 Recipient: None Awarded


Walter T. Edwards Meritorious Service Award
The Chapter’s highest honor, this award is given to a Chapter leader who, like Dr. Edwards, has distinguished themselves among their peers in the Chapter as demonstrating the highest commitment to emergency medicine and the Chapter, and who has made contributions to the Chapter that have significantly shaped its mission, vision, objectives or priorities.

2016 Recipient: None Awarded


For information regarding National ACEP Awards please visit http://www.acep.org/aboutus/awards/