The ACVIM has two awards that are presented annually to outstanding Diplomates during the Membership Luncheon and Awards Ceremony at the ACVIM Forum. The ACVIM Foundation also presents their Distinguished Service Award.
The Robert W. Kirk Award for Professional Excellence is presented in recognition of outstanding achievements and dedicated service to the veterinary profession. 2017 nominations are due December 16, 2016.
The ACVIM Distinguished Service Award recognizes outstanding and dedicated service by a Diplomate as a College volunteer. 2017 nominations are due December 16, 2016.
Congratulations to the 2016 award winners who received their recognition at the 2016 ACVIM Forum in Denver!
Robert W. Kirk Award for Professional Excellence
Sharon Center, DVM, DACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
ACVIM Distinguished Service Award
Allen Roussel, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Large Animal Internal Medicine), DECBHM
2016 ACVIM Foundation Distinguished Service Award
Robin Brogdon, President, BluePrints Veterinary Marketing Group, Inc.
The Distinguished Service Award is given to someone who has
supported the Foundation's efforts not only monetarily but also as a
dedicated volunteer. By supporting these efforts, the award's recipients
have been successful in raising awareness and funding for the projects
and clinical studies supported by the Foundation, thus furthering the
mission-to improve the health of animals and humans by funding discovery
The 2016 Distinguished Service Award was presented to Robin Brogdon, President, BluePrints Veterinary Marketing Group, Inc.