AAMI's Young Professional Award


About this Award:

This award is presented annually to a professional under the age of 40 who exhibits exemplary professional accomplishments and a commitment to the healthcare profession.

Candidates must demonstrate:

  • Employment in the healthcare field of three years or more.
  • A commitment to the advancement of the profession by writing articles, participating on professional committees, and/or speaking at industry events.
  • A commitment to being a positive role model for the profession and peers.

Candidates should demonstrate:

  • Specific professional examples of leadership.
  • Important personal traits such as integrity, professionalism, creativity, and leadership.
  • Involvement with AAMI and/or other local or state organizations.

The award includes a $1,000 check and plaque to be presented at the AAMI Exchange.

Now accepting 2024 Award applications-  submit your nomination here! The deadline is Friday, Jan. 19, 2024. For more information, contact awards@aami.org.

View Previous Winners Here.



2023 Award Winner

  • Katherine B. Navarro, CCE

    Katherine B. Navarro, CCE, biomedical engineer, Office of Healthcare Technology Management (HTM), Veterans Health Administration