The James Slayton National Award for Leadership Excellence is named in honor of a former AMSA/ AMSA Foundation National President whose exemplary achievement in leadership and management foster the development of exceptionally inspiring physician leaders.
AMSA’s National Golden Apple Award for Teaching Excellence recognizes the contributions of a medical school professor who has made a significant impact, improvements or advancements in medical education.
Women Leaders in Medicine
The Women Leaders in Medicine Awards recognize women physicians and educators changing the face of medicine through their lives, professions or teaching and deserve recognition for their accomplishments and dedication to fostering tomorrow’s women leaders in medicine.
LGBT Health Achievement
GLMA and AMSA established the LGBT Health Achievement Award is given to recognize a medical school, student group, or individual student for exemplary achievement in advocating the inclusion of LGBT health issues or concerns within their medical school and centers.
Racial Justice in Medicine
The AMSA Racial Justice in Medicine Award will honor an individual who has done unparalleled work and seeks to mitigate health disparities that exist in our nation.