Each year AAOHN honors outstanding members for excellence in activities that promote, advance, guide and protect the occupational and environmental health nursing profession. Please join us in congratulating our 2022 AAOHN Award winners and AAOHN Foundation scholarship and grant recipients.

2022 Award Recipients

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Golden Pen Award

Purpose: Recognize contributors to the Workplace Health and Safety Journal for excellence in writing.

AAOHN Fellowship

Purpose: To recognize leaders in the field of Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing and AAOHN, who demonstrate outstanding accomplishments through significant contributions in the areas of clinical practice, education, research, management, or policy.

UL Stewardship Award

Purpose: To recognize a licensed nurse practicing in the field of OHN who is dedicated to creating a culture of health and safety in the workplace. This award acknowledges an unsung hero who exemplifies the mission of UL, which is to protect and promote the well-being of workers, ensure organizational compliance and peace of mind, and drive measurable business improvement.

AAOHN Business Recognition Award

Purpose: To recognize businesses that support and promote the occupational and environmental health nursing profession.

AAOHN Chapter Awards

Purpose: To recognize and promote AAOHN Chapters for quality, outstanding activity in the following areas:

  • Chapter Communications
  • Chapter Community Service
  • Chapter Education (Best Short Activity, Best One Day Activity, and Best Multi-Day Activity)
  • Chapter Governmental Affairs
  • Chapter of the Year