• First awarded in 1992, the Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award recognizes Academy members for contributions in charitable activities, care of the indigent and community service performed above and beyond the typical duties of an ophthalmologist.

    The Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award is presented during the Opening Ceremony of the annual meeting.

    The 2020 award recipients will be formally recognized at AAO 2021.

    2020 Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award Recipients

    Steve A. Arshinoff, MD

    John E. Kempen, MD