Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award is given to an individual for commitment and contributions to the American Academy of Pain Medicine. This award is given to an individual for specific outstanding contributions.

The 2019 Distinguished Service Award recipients are Randall Brewer, MD & Michael Osborne, MD.

Past Recipients

1996: Patricia Owen

1997: None

1998: Paul Gebhard, JD; Kristie Haley

1999: Peter Wilson, MBBS PhD; Ruth Tiernan

2001: Joel R. Saper, MD FACP FAAN

2002: Elliot Krames, MD

2003: Samuel J. Hassenbusch, MD PhD; Jeffrey W. Engle

2004: Albert L. Ray, MD

2005: Rollin M. Gallagher, MD MPH

2006: Edward C. Covington, MD

2007: Eduardo M. Fraifeld, MD

2008: David A. Fishbain, MD DFAPA

2009: Colleen M. Healy

2010: Scott M. Fishman, MD

2011: Timothy R. Deer, MD

2012: B. Todd Sitzman, MD MPH

2013: Philip A. Saigh, Jr.

2014: Charles E. Argoff, MD; Marsha Stanton, PhD RN

2015: Perry G. Fine, MD

2016: Yu "Woody" Lin, MD, PhD

2017: Sean Mackey, MD, PhD

2018: James C. Watson, MD; Jeffrey M. Tiede, MD

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