AOA Trustee Michael K. Murphy, DO, Chair of the AOA Committee on Awards, advises the AOA family that only one week remains to nominate leaders for the AOA Distinguished Service Certificate, our highest honor. It is awarded annually to deserving physicians or lay individuals for outstanding accomplishments in advancing the science and art of osteopathic medicine, education, philanthropy, or other fields of public service. Nominations must come from an osteopathic state, specialty or non-practice association, or from a college of osteopathic medicine and must be received by Friday, 5/25/12. The DSC Nomination Form (DOC) provides more detailed requirements and instructions on how to submit a nomination. Questions should be directed to Amy Bolivar, Secretary to the Committee on Awards, at (312) 202-8004 or email@example.com.