CAPDA Founders Award

Criteria:
Awarded to CAPDA member for outstanding contribution to CAPDA
Based on service and merit
Contributions should be in line with CAPDA mission statement
Intended to encourage/inspire members to give back to CAPDA through volunteer service

Nomination process:
Call for nominations to be put out to CAPDA membership
Nominations screened and recipient chosen by Membership Committee

Award frequency:
Annual

History:           
(2014) – Dr. Ivan Kiss
(2015) – Dr. Brian Levitt and Dr. Deborah Cowman
(2016) – Dr. Annette Lorenz
(2019) - Dr. Jeremy Frank

 

President’s Award

Criteria:
Awarded to CAPDA member for outstanding contribution to the field of disability assessment
Based on intensive service and excellence in the profession (eg., through research, education, training, innovation)
Intended to provide CAPDA President with an option to recognize members for exemplary service

Nomination process:
At President’s discretion
Additional criteria (beyond above) may be determined by the President as appropriate

Award frequency:
At President’s discretion

History: 
(2016) – Dr. Randy Silverman and Dr. Marek Celinski