This is AAMI's most prestigious award. Named after two pioneers in the field—Harold Laufman, MD and Wilson Greatbatch, PhD—this highly regarded award honors an individual or group that has made a unique and significant contribution to the advancement of health technology and systems, service, patient care, or patient safety.

Groups or individuals who have made critical contributions to the enhancement of patient care through technology are eligible to receive this award.

The prize consists of a plaque to be presented at the 2019 AAMI Exchange in Cleveland, Ohio, and a $5,000 check.
 
Entries for the Laufman-Greatbatch Award must include:

  • Nominator’s cover letter that provides a rationale statement describing the extent to which a specific project within the nominee’s work history has had a global impact on patient care or patient safety.
  • This completed Laufman-Greatbatch Award nomination form.        
  • A current CV/Resume for the nominee(s).
  • One or more letters of recommendation supporting this nomination from supervisors, colleagues, and industry partners.   

All information pertaining to this nomination must be received by January 18, 2019.
Please contact awards@aami.org with any questions.
 

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* 1. Nominee Information: If for a group or team please attach this information for each member.

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* 2. Group Nominee Informataion

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* 3. Nominator Information

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* 4. Award Criteria: Nominees must meet all of the following:

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* 5. Nominator Cover Letter

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* 6. CV/Resume

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* 7. Letter of Recommendation

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* 8. 2nd Letter of Recommendation

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* 9. Nominators are encouraged to submit examples and/or supporting documents that highlight additional activities relevant to this award.

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Thank you for your nomination. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact awards@aami.org.

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