The Southern Medical Association supports excellence in science and education though special awards. Awards are given to those who demonstrate our mission: "to improve quality of patient care through multispecialty interprofessional education".
Distinguished Service Award
This award may be given annually to any association member, individual, or group for their dedication to a chosen profession, whose achievements have had a positive impact on medicine and/or the Association.
The Dr. Robert D. and Alma W. Moreton Original Research Award may be given annually to any association member in recognition of original research in clinical medicine or the basic sciences as applied to medicine.