AAFP Award for National Leadership in Government Service
Created: 2000, Revised: 2005
Previously: National Leadership Award
This award is given for outstanding contribution to improving the nation's health by furthering primary health care through legislation or the support of public policy initiatives. It commends exceptional individual leadership. Recipients are typically involved in the legislative/public policy field.
AAFP Commission on Governmental Advocacy
AAFP Board of Directors via Board recommendation process
Family Medicine Congressional Conference*
*Travel expenses are not provided.