AIM Award

2025 Alliance Awards

The call for nominations for the 2025 Alliance Awards program opens on May 10.

The Alliance Awards honor faculty and staff in academic internal medicine for their exceptional achievements.

Award recipients will be notified in August 2024.

View 2024 Alliance Awards recipients.

For more information, please contact AAIM Member Services at (703) 341-4540 or

To nominate yourself or a colleague, please click the "Submit Nomination" button below.

Distinguished Service Award

About the Award

The AIM Distinguished Service Award recognizes an AIM member who has made significant contributions to the field of administration of academic internal medicine. The award is presented at Academic Internal Medicine Week.

Nomination Criteria

  • The nominee must be a current AIM member at the time of nomination
  • The nominee must have significantly contributed to the profession of administration of internal medicine, either by
    • Scholarly activity that advances the knowledge base or best practices
    • Role modeling leadership in the profession
    • Fostering collegiality among AIM membership
  • The nominee must not be the recipient of the AIM Distinguish Service Award in the past three award years.

Please note, if a nominee is a current board, council, or executive committee member at the time the award recipient is being selected, they are not eligible for award consideration.

Submission Requirements

All submissions are completed online and require:

  • Responses to award nomination criteria questions, which are based on the award’s nomination criteria.
  • Upload of the nominee’s CV or resume. Please consider highlighting the sections that illustrate the nominee’s qualifications for the specific award.

Selection Process

  • The nomination is reviewed, evaluated, and selected by AIM Council. The evaluation and selection of the nominee is based on the responses to the award nomination criteria questions and the nominee’s CV or resume.
  • All nominations may be considered for the year they are nominated as well as the following two years. An updated CV or resume is required for nominations to be reconsidered.

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Awards Timeline

  • May 10 to June 7: Call for nominations open
  • July: Recipient selection process
  • August: Recipient notification
  • October: Recipient announcement to public

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2024 Award Recipients

Learn more about the current Alliance award recipients.

2024 Award Recipients