2019 Annual Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner

Heroes in Health: An Evening to Celebrate Engagement, Compassion, and Healthy Aging

The 2019 Annual Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner will feature the following awards:

  • Claude Pepper Award for Advancing Healthy Aging: presented each year to a Democratic member of Congress who is leading the way for policies encouraging medical research, innovation, and care to benefit Americans as they grow older.
  • Distinguished Public Service Award: presented each year to a Republican member of Congress who is leading the way for policies encouraging medical research, innovation, and care to benefit Americans as they grow older.
  • Silver Innovator Awardpresented to an individual who anticipates and embraces the evolution of high quality research aligned with the needs of older patients.
  • Daniel Perry Founder’s Awardpresented to an individual who is helping to change the paradigm of how we view aging and well-being as we age.
  • Perennial Hero Award: presented each year to honor an older individual who is actively contributing to create positive societal change and serves as a role model for people of all ages.