Awards & Recognition

Awards Ceremony

ASAM offers a wide variety of award and recognition programs for members and those contributing to the field of addiction medicine. Congratulations to our current award winners below.

The 2021 Award Recipients will be honored during the ASAM Virtual 2021 Conference.

2021 ASAM Award Recipients

Gail-D'Onofrio

The R. Brinkley Smithers Distinguished Scientist Award

Gail D’Onofrio, MD, MS, FACEM, FASAM

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Margaret-Jarvis

The John P. McGovern Award on Addiction and Society

Margaret A. Jarvis, MD, DFASAM

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Kelly-Clark

ASAM Leadership Award

Kelly J. Clark, MD, MBA, DFAPA, DFASAM

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Martha-Wunsch

ASAM Annual Award

Martha J. Wunsch, MD, FAAP, DFASAM

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Richard-Saitz

ASAM Educator of the Year Award

Richard Saitz, MD, MPH, FACP, DFASAM

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David-McKinleyLori-Trahan

Public Policy Award

Rep. David McKinley (R-WV)
Rep. Lori Trahan (D-MA)

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Claudia-BlackNavdeep-Kang

Media Award

Claudia Black, MSW, PhD
Navdeep Kang, PsyD, HSP, CGP

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Mark-Publicker

Presidential Award

Mark R. Publicker, MD, DFASAM

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Jeanette-Tetrault

ASAM Training Directors Award

Jeanette M. Tetrault, MD, FACP, FASAM

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