Distinguished Service Award
Call for Distinguished Service Award Nominees
The Committee on Awards has issued a call for nominations for the Distinguished Service Award for presentation at the SAMBA 32nd Annual Meeting from May 4-7, 2016 at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa.
The SAMBA Distinguished Service Award is presented to an individual for outstanding achievement in ambulatory anesthesia and is the highest honor which the Society can bestow. Members are invited to submit nominations for the award.
Nominations must include a letter, a copy of the nominee's curriculum vitae and no more than four letters of support of the nomination. Nominations should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 25, 2016 at 5:00 PM CDT.
2016 Distinguished Service Award Winner: Walter Maurer, M.D.
Previous Distinguished Service Award Winners
Marie-Louise Levy, M.D. – 1994
Bernard V. Wetchler, M.D.* – 1995
Stanley Bresticker, M.D.* – 1996
Harry C. Wong, M.D. – 1997
Burton S. Epstein, M.D. – 1998
Surinder K. Kallar, M.D. – 1999
Wallace A. Reed, M.D. – 2000
Paul F. White, M.D., Ph.D. – 2001
Herbert D. Weintraub, M.D.* – 2002
Raafat S. Hannallah, M.D. – 2003
Beverly K. Philip, M.D. – 2004
Rebecca S. Twersky, M.D. – 2005
Ervin Moss, M.D. – 2006
Gary W. Hoormann (Career Achievement Award) – 2007
Jeffrey L. Apfelbaum, M.D. – 2008
Frances Chung, M.D. – 2009
Lucindia L. Everett, M.D. – 2010
Barbara S. Gold, M.D. – 2011
Kari Korttila, M.D., Ph.D., FRCA 2012
Kathryn E. McGoldrick, M.D., FCAI – 2013
Paulo Lemos, M.D. – 2014
Peter Glass, M.B. – 2015