Paul R. Dawson Award for Excellence in Patient Care Research

AACP Resource

2020 Award Information


The intent of the Paul R. Dawson Award for Excellence in Patient Care Research is to recognize annually an active scientist within the ranks of pharmacy education as a leaders in the broad range of research related to health services delivery directly affecting patient outcomes, including basic, clinical, translational and health services research. Since 2015, the award criteria include all research that has made sustained contributions to the quality of patient outcomes. This award consists of a glass sculpture and a $5,000 prize, and is endowed by Amgen in honor of its former Vice President of Marketing and Sales Paul R. Dawson.

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Past Award Recipients

2020 - Betty Chewning, Ph.D.

2019 - Karen S. Hudmon, Dr. P.H. 

2018 - S. Suresh Madhavan, Ph.D.

2017 - Eric W. Schmidt, Ph.D.

2016 - Albert I. Wertheimer, Ph.D.

2015 - Marie A. Chisholm-Burns, Pharm.D., M.P.H., MBA

2014 - Anil Gulati, M.D., Ph.D.

2013 - Alexander S. Mankin, Ph.D.

2012 - Tejal A. Desai, Ph.D.

2010 - Harold L. Kohn, Ph.D.

2009 - Rodney J. Ho, Ph.D.

2008 - Laurence H. Hurley, Ph.D.