2023 AVMA Excellence Awards recipients

Advocacy, Public Service, and Excellence in Veterinary Media

Dr. James NaveAVMA Advocacy Award

Dr. James Nave
Acceptance speech

Dr. Gary VroegindeweyAVMA Public Service Award

Dr. Gary Vroegindewey
Acceptance speech

Amy Shojai
AVMA Excellence in Veterinary Media Award

Amy Shojai
Acceptance speech

Animal welfare

Dr. Candace Croney
AVMA Humane Award

Dr. Candace Croney

Dr. Sheilah Robertson
AVMA Animal Welfare Award

Dr. Sheilah Robertson

Bustad Companion Animal Veterinarian of the Year Award

No recipient

Volunteerism and leadership

Dr. Joseph KinnarneyThe AVMA Award

Dr. Joseph Kinnarney
Acceptance speech

Dr. Phillip NelsonAVMA Meritorious Service Award

Dr. Phillip Nelson
Acceptance speech

Dr. Willie ReedAVMA Frederick Douglass Patterson Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Willie Reed
Acceptance speech

President's Awards

Meyerland Animal ClinicPresident’s Award #1

Meyerland Animal Clinic
Acceptance speech

Texas Veterinary Medical AssociationPresident’s Award #2

Texas Veterinary Medical Association
Acceptance speech

Texas A&M University School of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical SciencesPresident’s Award #3

Texas A&M University School of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Acceptance speech