- Clinician of the Year
- Thomas and Catherine Yoshikawa Award for Outstanding Scientific Achievement for Clinical Investigation
- Clinical Student Research Award
- Dennis W. Jahnigen Award
- Edward Henderson Award
- AGS New Investigator Award
- Nascher/Manning Award
- Outstanding Junior Investigator of the Year Award
- Outstanding Junior Research Manuscript Award
- Outstanding Junior Clinician Education Manuscript Award
- Outstanding Junior Clinician Educator of the Year Award
- Outstanding Mid-Career Clinician Educator of the Year Award
- Scientist in Training Award
- Geriatrics Recognition Award
Edward Henderson Student Award
The Edward Henderson Student Award is presented to a student interested in pursuing a career in geriatrics, who has demonstrated excellence in the field.
Eligibility: To be eligible for nomination, a student must have demonstrated a commitment to the field of geriatrics through leadership in areas pertinent to geriatrics; initiation of new information or programs in geriatrics; or scholarship in geriatrics through original research or reviews.
Nomination Process: The student must be nominated by one faculty member with at least two supporting letters of nomination from other faculty. The application packet must be compiled by the nominator and must include: 1) the nominating letter; 2) two accompanying letters of recommendation; 3) the student's curriculum vitae; 4) a statement (approx. 150 words) from the student nominee describing his/her work and interest in geriatrics; and, 5) supporting materials, such as copies of research papers, abstracts, or reports mentioned in support of the nominee. A syllabus of the program the student has participated in or will participate in may also be included. Only documented work will be reviewed or considered by the selection committee.
The awards submission deadline is December 1, 2016 at 11:59 pm Eastern time.
Award: $500 travel stipend to attend the Annual Meeting.
Click here for the nomination form or call the AGS office at (212)308-1414 for more information.
Past Recipients of the Edward Henderson Student Award:
2016 Marielle Bolano, BS
2015 Meng Ni, PhD
2014 Ravi B Parikh
2013 Jason Liebowitz
2012 Vivien Sun
2011 Mark Fitzgerald, BS
2010 Carolyn P. Horney, MS-IV
2009 Elizabeth Kwo, BA
2008 Shayna Rich
2007 Andrew D. McWilliams, MPH, MS-III
2006 Juliesa Pavon, MS-3
2005 Christopher Allen Jones, MS
2004 Thomasina Lynn Bailey
2003 Kathleen Tschantz Unroe
2002 Katherine S. Garman
2001 Joy E. Cuezze
2000 Amit A. Shah
1999 Lillian Chiang
1999 Sonja L. Talvi
1998 Alayne Kulvicki
1998 James L. Rudolf
1997 Tim R. Willingham, BS
1996 Pamela Kirschner
1995 Janelle Marie Nantkes
1995 Laura Bodin