Public Affairs Recognition Award

The AAI Public Affairs Recognition Award is intended to recognize the important contributions of those who work "behind the scenes" but who play crucial roles in advancing biomedical research.

2015 Recipient

Hugh Auchincloss

Hugh Auchincloss, Jr., M.D.

Principal Deputy Director, and Acting Director, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

for “providing invaluable insight to AAI leadership and members regarding federal biomedical research policies and priorities”

Past Recipients

YearRecipient
2013Howard Garrison, Ph.D., Deputy Executive Director for Policy and Director, Office of Public Affairs for the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)
2009Sudip Parikh, Ph.D., Professional staff and science advisor for the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
Erik Fatemi, Professional staff for the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
2004Bettilou Taylor, staff director for the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies