Awards Program

These awards recognize Maryland family physicians who are deemed to have made exceptional advances in furthering the strategic objectives of the Academy.

Note: 2020-2021 Nominations are now closed


Family Physician of the Year Award

The Maryland Family Physician of the Year Award recognizes a physician who exemplifies the tradition and contributions of the Family Physician to the continuing health of Maryland’s patients, families, and communities.

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Congratulations to 2021 Family Physician of the Year recipient, Njideka Udochi, MD!

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Family Medicine Educator of the Year

The Maryland Family Medicine Educator of the Year Award recognizes an educator who has made outstanding contributions to Family Medicine undergraduate, graduate and/or continuing education.

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Congratulations to 2021 FM Educator of the Year recipient, Diana N. Carvajal, MD, MPH!

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Lifetime Achievement Award

The Maryland Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a physician who exemplifies a long-standing dedication to furthering the specialty of Family Medicine through excellence in care, community engagement and support of new physicians in the specialty.

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Congratulations to 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Donald Richter, MD!

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Previous Award Winners

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