Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 15, 2012
The American Academy of Disaster Medicine (AADM) is issuing a final call for nominations for the Distinguished Service Award, which honors deserving individuals, organizations and communities positively affecting public health care in the disaster life cycle -- preparation, planning, response and recovery.
Do you know an individual, organization or community making a positive difference in emergency preparedness and disaster health care response to disasters? If you do, AADM would like to hear from you.
Nomination submission details are available at http://www.aapsus.org/aadm-award-nomination. The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2012. The recipient(s) will be announced June 26, 2012 in Los Angeles at the 60th American Association of Physician Specialists House of Delegates and Annual Scientific Meeting.
The American Academy of Disaster Medicine promotes the practice of disaster health care, ensuring that all physicians are aware and prepared to effectively respond to future disasters either natural or man-made.
AADM is an affiliate academy of the American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc., the governing body of the American Board of Physician Specialties which certifies both allopathic and osteopathic physicians in 17 specialties including disaster medicine. Learn more at http://www.aapsus.org/american-academy-disaster-medicine.