Each year, DIA recognizes our outstanding volunteers, for their leadership, level of excellence, and commitment to service.
To be eligible for consideration, a nominee must have a have a record of outstanding commitment to raising the level of health and well-being worldwide.
DIA will not accept self-nominations.
Chair's Award for Outstanding Contribution to Global Health: Awarded to an individual, group, or organization for significant and innovative contribution to advancing global health.
Excellence in Service Award: Awarded to the “Member of the Year” who has consistently provided outstanding service as a DIA volunteer and who has contributed to the advancement of DIA’s mission.
Global Connector Award: Awarded to one member for meritorious service through a leadership role that has advanced the mission of DIA and promoted global collaborations.
Community Engagement Award:* Awarded to the DIA Community Chair (or Chairs) for consistently driving engagement while advancing knowledge and thought leadership within their membership Community.
Author of the Year Award:* The author or group of authors whose article made the greatest impact on readership as determined by the maximum number of article downloads reported for the preceding TIRS issue year.
*Not eligible for nominations.
2016 Inspire Award Winners
PhD • Global Connector Award