Award of Fellow

Upon fulfillment of the requirements as set by the Award of Fellow Review Committee, an active member may apply to the Board of Directors of the AOASM to receive the designation of Fellow of the American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine (FAOASM).

The FAOASM is held in the highest esteem by the sports medicine community and its recipients are counted on to mentor and foster development of the Academy. Proudly, the AOASM encourages and supports professional advancement of these worthy candidates by bestowing this award upon them. The FAOASM signifies the recognition of the applicant member’s experience, dedication, service and contribution of the highest order to the advancement of Sports Medicine.

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Maintaining FAOASM Status

This important award brings with it the expectation that those it is bestowed upon will be significantly involved in sports medicine and the AOASM.  In order to maintain FAOASM status, awardees are required to maintain annual membership and attend at least 2 AOASM Annual Conferences every six years.

2016 Fellow Awardees

The following individuals received the 2016 Fellow Award for distinguished service to AOASM and the field of Sports Medicine: (left to right) Eric Bohn, DO, FAOASM, Joelle Rehberg, DO, FAOASM, Priscilla Tu, DO, FAOASM, Andrew Martin, DO, MBA, FAOASM, Stephen Rohrer, DO, FAOASM, Demetri Menegos, DO, FAOASM

2015 Fellow Awardees

The following individuals received the 2015 Fellow Award for distinguished service to AOASM and the field of Sports Medicine: (Row 1- left to right) Darren McAuley, DO, FAOASM, Anthony Allotta, DO, FAOASM, Thurman Alvey III, DO, FAOASM, Kristi Kern, DO, FAOASM, John Neidecker, DO, FAOASM (Row 2- left to right) Blake Boggess, DO, FAOASM, David Gealth, DO, FAOASM, Brian Sokalsky, DO, FAOASM, Brian Juriga, DO, FAOASM, Aryn Johnson, DO, FAOASM

2014 Fellow Awardees

The following individuals received the 2014 Fellow Award for distinguished service to AOASM and the field of Sports Medicine: (left to right) Dr. Sadiq Haque, D.O., FAOASM, Dr. Anne M. Rex, D.O., FAOASM, Dr. Phillip Arnold, D.O., FAOASM, and Dr. Denise Lynn Wunderler, D.O., FAOASM

2013 Fellow Awardees

Left: The following individuals received the2013  Fellow Award for distinguished service to AOASM and the field of sports medicine: (from left) Scott Cook, D.O., FAOASM, Becky Mueller, D.O., FAOASM, William J. Kuprevich, Jr., D.O., FAOASM. Right: D. Kuprevich and Dr. Leary