- Distinguished Alumnus/a:
Honors an alumnus/a who has earned national recognition for outstanding leadership in healthcare.
2016 recipient: L. Nelson Hopkins III, MD '69
- Exemplary Alumni Support:
Honors an alumnus/a for sustained and extraordinary philanthropy and support to the college and the Alumni Association.
2016 recipient: Gary L. Sutter, MD '76
- Honorary Alumnus/a:
The Alumni Association recognizes outstanding senior members of the college faculty who have contributed meritoriously in teaching and in furthering the excellence of Albany Medical College.
2016 recipients: Wilson Crone, MD, PhD and Mara A. McErlean, MD
- Humanitarian Alumnus/a:
Recognizes graduates who greatly exceed normal career expectations in the effort to serve humankind
2016 recipient: John Booss, MD '65
- Meritorious Service:
Given to a candidate who demonstrates a deep commitment and an active participation in the Albany Medical College Alumni Association.
2016 recipient: No award
Calls for nominations are made annually in the fall. A selection committee of the Alumni Association will choose recipients of the awards from among the nominees. The overview of the role and the requirements of serving on the Board of Directors may be found here: ByLaws, Article III