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Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease (KCVD) Distinguished Achievement Award

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

  • 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 should be a present or past member of a scientific council of the American Heart Association.

The KCVD Distinguished Achievement Award is presented every three years during the HTN|KCVD joint Awards Dinner at the American Heart Association's Hypertension Scientific Sessions.

Suggested nominees for the Distinguished Achievement Award should be presented to the KCVD Leadership Committee.

The following is a list of KCVD Distinguished Achievement Award honorees

Past Recipients:

  • 2017 David Ellison, MD, FAHA
  • 2014 Jeff Sands, MD
  • 2011 Frank C. Brosius, III, MD, FAHA
  • 2008 L. Lee Hamm, MD, FACP, FAHA
  • 2005 Thomas DuBose, Jr., MD, FAHA
  • 2002 Jules B. Puschett, MD
  • 1999 L. Gabriel Navar, PhD
  • 1996 William E. Mitch, MD
  • 1993 Diana Marver, MD
  • 1990 Darrell D. Fanestil, MD
  • 1987 Jared Grantham, MD
  • 1984 Roy Maffly, MD