NFID Award Tiffany

Awards


The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) presents annual awards to outstanding individuals who have made significant and lasting contributions to public health through scientific achievement, philanthropy, and/or legislation.
 
NFID will present the Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Humanitarian Award, Maxwell Finland Award for Scientific Achievement, and John P. Utz Leadership Award at a black-tie dinner on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Willard InterContinental Washington in Washington, DC.


Join us to honor the 2018 NFID Award Recipients:


 
 
         
Roger I. Glass, MD, PhD
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Humanitarian Award
 
Kathryn M. Edwards, MD
Maxwell Finland Award for Scientific Achievement
 
Anne Schuchat, MD
(RADM, USPHS)
John P. Utz Leadership Award


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NFID Award Nominations:

The 2019 awards nomination site will open in Spring 2018.

Nominations must be submitted online. Requirements include: 

  • Letter with a detailed description of nominee accomplishments;
  • Seconding letter in support of the nomination;
  • Brief citation explaining how nominee accomplishments or achievements have made a contribution to public health; and
  • Nominee CV and biography.

The awards are intended for individuals, not organizations or teams. Nominees must be living at the time of nomination and recipients must attend the awards gala to receive the award. Current members of the NFID Board of Directors are not eligible for nomination.