AAMI Awards

The AAMI Foundation's Laufman-Greatbatch Award

 
Matthew B. Weinger, MD
Matthew B. Weinger, MD
2014 Award Recipient

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 healthcare technology and systems, service, patient care, or patient safety.

Candidates must demonstrate:

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

The award includes a $5,000 check and a plaque to be presented at AAMI's Annual Conference.

The deadline for nominations is Feb. 15, 2015. Link here to open the Nomination Form. For more information, contact Allison Rafti at +1-703-253-8296 or arafti@aami.org.

The AAMI Foundation's Laufman-Greatbatch Award Winners

2014

Matthew B. Weinger, MD

1995

John Watson, PhD

2013

Carl Bruch, PhD

1994

Robert Arzbaecher, PhD

2012

David Bates

1993

Craig J. Hartley, PhD

2011

Timothy Vanderveen, PharmD

1992

Otto Herbert Schmitt, PhD

2010

Neal E. Fearnot, PhD

1991

Allen Latham, Jr.

2009

Forrest M. Bird, MD

1989

Paul C. Lauterbur, PhD

2008

Jack Harrington

1988

Michel Mirowski, MD

2007

Willis A. Tacker, Jr., MD, PhD

1987

Leslie A. Geddes, ME, PhD

2006

Nathaniel Sims, MD

1985

Dwight E. Harken, MD

2005

Maynard Ramsey, III, MD, PhD

1984

Clarence Dennis

2004

Dr. George J. Magovern, Sr., MD

1983

Charles A. Mistretta, PhD

2003

David Hood, Steve Alexander, Matthew Hanson, Todd Kneale, and Terry Domae

1982

Wilson Greatbatch, PE

2002

David E. Flinchbaugh, PhD, PE

1981

Reginald C. Eggleton

2001

Huntly D. Millar

1980

Martin H. Wilcox

2000

Thomas Fogarty, MD

1979

Norman J. Holter, DSc

1999

Adrian Kantrowitz, MD

1978

Godfrey N. Hounsfield

1998

Earl E. Bakken

1977

Willem Johan Kolff, MD, PhD

1997

Alan Berson, PhD

1976

Robert F. Rushmer, MD

1996

John G. Webster, PhD

1975

Barouh V. Berkovits


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