2013 HFSA Lifetime Achievement Award: NOW CLOSED
Nomination Deadline: July 18, 2012 (receipt date)
Notification to Award Winner: January 2013.
Award Presentation: September 23, 2013 (Peabody Hotel, Orlando, FL).
The HFSA Lifetime Achievement Award is presented by the
Executive Council of the HFSA. The purpose of this award is
to recognize a lifetime body of work by an individual who has made a
significant and sustained contribution to the field of heart failure.
The Lifetime Achievement Award, consisting of a special gift and plaque, is conferred
during the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Heart Failure Society of America.
In establishing this award, the HFSA pays tribute to a body of work
by a renowned clinician/researcher in advancing the field of heart failure.
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Any living individual whose career has focused on heart failure may be nominated.
This award will be made on the basis of the
recipient's contribution as follows:
- Advancement of scientific knowledge, either basic or clinical research directly related to heart failure
- Improvement in the practice of treating patients with heart failure
- Demonstrated service to the mission of the HFSA.
Evaluation of nominees and selection of the recipient will be chosen by a majority vote of the Lifetime
Achievement Award Committee and submitted to the HFSA Executive Council for approval.
Past Lifetime Achievement Award in Heart Failure Recipients
2012 - Bertram Pitt, M.D.
2011 - Kathleen A. Dracup, RN, DNSc
2010 - Eugene Braunwald, M.D.
2009 - Kanu Chatterjee, MBBS, FRCP
2008 - Michael R. Bristow, M.D., Ph.D.
2007 - Arnold M. Katz, M.D.
2006 - Jay N. Cohn, M.D.