The AAMI Foundation

The AAMI Foundation’s primary mission is to serve public welfare and improve patient safety by fostering support and recognition for the advancement of medical technology management. It does this through recognition awards for excellence, scholarships, global outreach, and the Healthcare Technology Safety Institute.

Healthcare Technology Safety Institute (HTSI) (formerly: Medical Device Safety Council)

Established to improve patient safety through the use, design, and manufacture of medical devices. Link here.

Recognition Awards for Excellence

The AAMI Foundation also recognizes individuals for their extraordinary role in improving public health care safety. The AAMI Foundation Awards recognize career achievement as well as superior work in medical instrumentation development, research, and applications, including engineering and related service. Link here.

Michael J. Miller Scholarship Program

This program awards scholarships to students aspiring to become biomedical equipment technicians and clinical engineers. Link here.

Dwight E. Harken, MD Memorial Lecture

In honor of Dr. Dwight D. Harken, the father of heart surgery and creator of intensive care units, this lecture is given each year at the Annual Conference and Expo and features a healthcare technology leader.