2021 Pennsylvania Medical Society Awards

Our annual awards recognize physicians for the great work they do. The nomination period for our annual Distinguished Service, Top Physicians Under 40, and Community Voluntary Service awards will run through Jan. 15, 2021.

Questions? Contact Stacy Bolden at sbolden@pamedsoc.org.

Top Physicians Under 40

top40_12_21Throughout the commonwealth are talented early career physicians, who already are performing at a high level.  Pennsylvania's Top Physicians Under 40 recognizes on a yearly basis the best of the best early career physicians.

The 2021 nomination deadline is Jan. 15, 2021.
Submit nomination here

See 2020 selections

Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award—given to PAMED members for lifetime achievements in medicine—is PAMED's highest honor. Jonas E. Salk, MD, was named the award's first recipient in 1956, for his role in developing the anti-polio vaccine.

The 2021 nomination deadline is Jan. 15, 2021. Submit nomination here 

See past awards recipients


   Physician Award For Community Voluntary Service

Created in 1992, this award recognizes physicians who have donated their time and expertise in international settings. This award is presented in even-ending years.

See past awards recipients

The 2021 nomination deadline is Jan. 15, 2021. Submit nomination here


PAMED Everyday Hero Award

everydayhero12_21 Do you know a Pennsylvania physician who goes above and beyond in helping patients? The Pennsylvania Medical Society encourages nominations for this monthly, member award.

Nominate a Member