The ACNM Gold Medal recognizes individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the field of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging.
Nominations may be submitted by ACNM members and fellows in good standing with the College. Self-nominations will not be accepted. Nominations must include the name of the individual being nominated, a copy of the nominee’s CV, a nomination letter explaining the reason why the person should be considered and the nominator’s contact information. Please submit nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org. Nominations should be received by December 1 each year.
The Recipient of this prestigious award should satisfy the following principal pillars of achievement:
General Selection Criteria:
Nationally or internationally recognized individual (physician, scientist, radiopharmacist) with exceptional and outstanding contributions to the field of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging.
The ACNM Gold Medal will be presented to the recipient during the Thursday plenary session of the ACNM Annual Meeting by the ACNM President. The awardee must be present at the plenary session of the ACNM Annual Meeting to receive the award. If the selected awardee cannot be present to accept the award in person, then he/she may be considered again for the following year. An exception is made and the award will still be presented to an absent awardee in the rare event of permanent disability or death that occurs in the interval between the date of the final selection and the date of the award presentation.