Award Winners

None at this time.

Awards 2020

The Armed Forces Optometric Society (AFOS) is committed to recognizing excellence within the field and within our organization. AFOS held its first virtual meeting on October 5-6, 2020. Many members from across the nation and even over-seas attended online for great education, as well as to honor their colleagues for their significant contributions to the profession and service to our country.  

 

Drumroll, please, for the 2020 AFOS Award recipients.... 

AFOS Overall Junior Optometrist of the Year

AFOS Overall Senior Optometrist of the Year 

AFOS Orion Award Winner

Maj Lyndsey Ferris

Lt Col Richard Baird

COL Jose Capo-Aponte

Dr. Lyndsey Ferris Richard Baird Capo-Aponte

Service Specific Junior Optometrist of the Year

Air Force
Dr. Lyndsey Ferris (Maj)

Army
Dr. Justin Pao (MAJ)

Navy
Dr. Courtney Rafferty (LT)

Dr. Lyndsey Ferris Justin Pao Courtney Rafferty

 

IHS
Dr. Paula Johns

 
  Paula Johns  

Reserve Optometrist of the Year

 

Air Force Reserve
Dr. Barbara Wujciak (Col)

 

 

 

Barbara Wujciak  

Student of the Year

 


Nathan Keyes
2LT, US Army
3rd Year SCO

 

 

Nathan Keyes  

Service Specific Optometrists of the Year

Army
Dr. Jennifer Stowe (LTC)

Navy
Dr. Ann MacDonald (CDR)

PHS
Dr. Paul DeWitt (CDR)

Jennifer Stowe Ann Macdonald Paul DeWitt

 

Air Force
Dr. Richard Baird (Lt Col)

 
 

Richard Baird

 

Past Award Winners

OD of the Year

Junior OD of the Year

Reserve Forces OD of the Year

Orion Recipients

Service-specific OD of the Year

Service-specific Junior OD of the Year