Pinnacle Awards

Pinnacle Awards


Now Open: 2022 Pinnacle Award Nominations 

Celebrating 25 Years of significant contributions to the medication use process

                                     Submit your nomination for 2022 Pinnacle Awards                                       

Support for the 2022 Pinnacle Awards Program is provided by Merck.


The APhA Foundation congratulates the recipients of the 2021 Pinnacle Awards!


The Pinnacle Awards, established in 1998 by the APhA Foundation's Quality Center, celebrate significant contributions to the medication use process.


Award Categories

  • Individual Award for Career Achievement: Recognizes individuals whose actions have demonstrated exceptional leadership in enhancing health care quality and medication use. 
  • Group Practices, Health Systems, Health Care Corporations: Recognizes a significant scientific contribution and/or quality improvement project.
  • Voluntary Health Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Associations, Government Agencies, and Public/Private Partnerships: Recognizes health organizations that assist patients and their caregivers in achieving better outcomes from their medications.


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Click here to view past Pinnacle Awards recipients, photos, and information