Each year, APTR honors the most distinguished individuals and programs
in the field of prevention and public health education. Through their
dedication, the awardees exemplify the goal of advancing education and
serving the community. They are honored during the APTR annual meeting TEACHING PREVENTION at the APTR Awards Ceremony and Luncheon.
Lloyd Michener, MD
Department of Community and Family Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Educational Program Award
School of Dentistry & Oral Health
A.T. Still University
Jack Dillenberg, DDS, MPH
Marian Bishop Educator of the Year Award
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Rising Star Award
Wayne State University
Duncan Clark Award
Presented to a senior-level person with a distinguished record of achievement in the areas of teaching, research and/or advocacy in the field of public health and preventive medicine. This award is named after a founding member of the association.
F. Marian Bishop Educator of the Year Award
Recognizes teachers who have contributed to the instruction of students or residents in the field of public health and preventive medicine. In reviewing the nominations, APTR membership and accomplishments related to teaching are considered. Accomplishments related to research are also considered.
Outstanding Educational Program Award
Honors innovative programs, department or academic institutions for their involvement in advancing undergraduate or graduate medical education in prevention and public health which furthers students interest in the discipline.
APTR Rising Star AwardThis new award recognizes a student or early-career member who demonstrates a strong commitment to
prevention and public health and shows exceptional promise of leadership and contribution to APTR.
Special Recognition Award
Recognizes an individual, agency, or organization that has provided outstanding service to the Association, its members or to the field of prevention and public health.