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Unfortunately, due to the current COVID-19 situation, NFID has made the difficult decision to postpone the 2020 Awards Dinner, recognizing the important role that so many play in managing this pandemic. The health and well-being of all attendees is a top priority.

Updates will be posted on this site as soon as a rescheduled date has been finalized and those who have purchased tickets will be notified via email.

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) presents annual awards to outstanding individuals who have made significant and lasting contributions to public health through scientific achievement, philanthropy, and/or policy work.

The NFID Annual Awards Dinner (often called the Oscars of Infectious Diseases) celebrates the work of inspirational public health heroes who have helped protect the lives of millions. Join NFID in Washington, DC to connect with friends and colleagues for a memorable and elegant evening.

As a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, NFID relies on donations from individuals and organizations to support our work in educating healthcare professionals and the public on the burden, causes, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious diseases across the lifespan. Donate today to honor the 2020 awardees and ensure we are preparing the next generation of infectious disease leaders