The Heroes of Military Medicine (HMM) Awards honor outstanding contributions by individuals who demonstrate excellence and selfless dedication to advance military medicine and enhance the lives and health of our nation’s wounded, ill and injured service members, veterans, and civilians.
HJF presents the awards, which honor three active duty military medical professionals from the Army, Navy and Air Force, nominated by The Offices of the Surgeon General. Final honorees are chosen by the HMM Advisory Committee comprised primarily of former Surgeons General. In addition, HJF will present the Hero of Military Medicine Ambassador Award and Hero of Military Medicine Senior Leader Award.
This year’s awards dinner took place on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium, Washington, DC, emceed by Jennifer Griffin, National Security Correspondent at Fox News.