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Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology (ATVB) Distinguished Achievement Award

Award Application Window: April 15–June 19, 2020 at 8 p.m. (Central Time)

The scientific councils’ Distinguished Achievement Award recognizes individuals who have made major contributions to the affairs of a scientific council over a continuing period, and who have made substantial professional contributions to the field represented by the council.

  • Contributions to new knowledge in the field
  • Contributions to teaching and/or clinical care in the field
  • Professional leadership in national or international organizations

The honoree must be a present member of the Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology (ATVB).

The ATVB Distinguished Achievement Award is presented annually during the ATVB Business Meeting and Awards Luncheon at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions.

Suggested nominees for the Distinguished Achievement Award may be submitted to the ATVB Leadership Committee by email.

Award Recipients

2019 Nancy R. Webb, PhD, FAHA
2018 Edward Fisher, MD, PhD, MPH, FAHA
2017 Nigel Mackman, PhD, FAHA
2016 Alan Fogelman, MD, FAHA
2015 Kerry-Anne Rye, PhD, FAHA
2014 Kathy Griendling, PhD
2013 Martha Cathcart, PhD, FAHA
2012 Lawrence Rudel, PhD, FAHA
2011 Robert Hegele, MD, FAHA
Murray Huff, PhD, FAHA
2010 Mark Taubman, MD
2009 Göran Hansson, MD
2008 Alan Daugherty, PhD, DSc, FAHA
2007 Donald Heistad, MD, FAHA
2006 Linda Curtiss, PhD, FAHA
2005 Elizabeth Nabel, MD, FAHA
2004 John Brunzell, MD, FAHA
2003 Henry Ginsberg, MD, FAHA
2002 Donald Heistad, MD, FAHA
2001 Samuel I. Rapaport, MD, FAHA
2000 Jan Breslow, MD, FAHA
1999 Victor J. Dzau, MD, FAHA
1998 Thomas F. Deuel, MD, FAHA
1997 Scott M. Grundy, MD, PhD, FAHA
1995 Earl W. Davie, PhD, FAHA
1994 Edwin L. Bierman, MD
1992 John Hoak, MD, FAHA
1991 Richard Havel, MD, FAHA
1989 Stanford Wessler, MD
1988 Daniel Steinberg, MD, PhD
1986 Edwin W. Salzman, MD
1985 Howard E. Eder, MD
1983 Sol Sherry, MD
1982 Gardner McMillian, MD, FAHA

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