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ACMT Career Achievement Award

The ACMT Career Achievement Award honors an ACMT member who has made extraordinary contributions to the field of medical toxicology. Please see the nomination procedures below and send your nominations today! The award is presented annually at ACMT's Annual Scientific Meeting.

Next Nomination Deadline: November 1, 2022


Any member of the College may nominate himself/herself or another member for this award. The nominee must be an active member of the College; however the peak of activity does not have to be recent. Additional outstanding contributions to the specialty should include one or all of the following; teaching, clinical practice, research, service.

Recipient by Year

2022     Steven Seifert, MD, FACMT
2021     Leslie Boyer, MD, FACMT
2020     Erica Liebelt, MD, FACMT
2019     Paul Wax, MD, FACMT
2018     Lewis Nelson, MD, FACMT
2017     Kenneth Kulig, MD, FACMT
2016     Michael Kosnett, MD, FACMT
2015     Fred Henretig, MD, FACMT
2014     Milton Tenenbein, MD, FACMT
2013     Jeffrey Brent, MD, PhD, FACMT
2012     Robert S. Hoffman, MD, FACMT 
2011     William Banner, MD, FACMT
2010     Kent Olson, MD, FACMT
2009     Steven Marcus, MD
2008     J. Ward Donovan, MD, FACMT
2007     Steven Curry, MD, FACMT
2006     Charles Becker, MD, FACMT
2005     Anthony Temple, MD
2004     Richard Dart, MD, FACMT
2003     Carol Angle, MD
2002     Howard Mofenson, MD
2001     Barry Rumack, MD, FACMT
2000     Frederick Lovejoy, MD
1999     William Robertson, MD
1998     Lewis Goldfrank, MD, FACMT
1997     Helmut Redetsky, MD

Nomination Procedures

Letters of nomination should offer detailed specific information regarding the nominees contributions to the field of Medical Toxicology.

Send letters to the Awards Committee via email to  with 'ACMT Career Achievement Nomination' in the subject line. 


Award and Presentation

The recipient will be recognized at the ACMT Annual Scientific Meeting. The recipient will have the opportunity to deliver a keynote address on a topic of his/her choice or have one presented in his/her honor. 

Judgment: Each year the Awards Committee will evaluate the new entries submitted and the previous nominees from the last five years. The recommendations are subject to review by the ACMT Board of Directors. The decision of the Board is final, and the Board reserves the right to make no award if there are no nominees of sufficient merit.