Honored Member Awards

Each year, the Association selects an individual whose activities in the field of anatomy have contributed significantly and bestows on them the AACA Honored Member Award.  Below is the list of these recipients to date.  Their contributions to the field of clinical-anatomy can be seen by clicking on their name. 

The honored member for 2017 is James D. Collins, MD.

1984 - W. Henry Hollinshead*
1985 - Chester B. McVay*
1986 - Donald James Gray*
1987 - Russell T. Woodburne*
1988 - Oliver Beahrs*
1989 - N. Alan Green*
1990 - Frank H. Netter*
1991 - Ralph Ger*
1992 - M. Roy Schwarz
1993 - Carmine D. Clemente*
1994 - Keith L. Moore
1995 - Ray J. Scothorne*
1996 - Robert A Chase
1997 - Tatsuo Sato
1998 - John E. Skandalakis*
1999 - Donald R. Cahill*
2000 - Sandy C. Marks, Jr.*
2001 - David G. Whitlock
2002 - Robert D. Acland*
2003 - Arthur F. Dalley, II
2004 - John V. Basmajian*
2005 - Ian Whitmore
2006 - Peter H. Abrahams
2007 - Gary Wind
2008 - T.V.N. (Vid) Persaud
2009 - Richard S. Snell
2010 - Raymond F. Gasser
2011 - Harold Ellis
2012 - Ronald A. Bergman
2013 - John Hansen, Ph.D.
2014 - Victor M. Spitzer, Ph.D.
2015 - Carol E. Scott-Conner EH, MD, Ph.D., FACS                                                                                          2016 - Carlos Machado, MD, Medical Illustrator 

*deceased

The membership of the Association is asked to refer names of suggested individuals for suitable future Honored Member status to any member of the Executive Council prior to September of any given year.  The decision for each subsequent year is made at the Interim Executive Council meeting in October annually.