The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases honored Peter Piot, MD, PhD, Myron M. Levine, MD, and Thomas M. File., Jr., MD, during a black-tie ceremony recognizing individuals for their outstanding achievements in humanitarian service; public education; legislative and/or administrative contributions; clinical and/or research activities; and training future leaders in the field of infectious diseases.

The 2017 Oscars of Infectious Diseases (Blog)

Video Highlights of Awards Presentations

2017 NFID Awards Dinner Program Book

2017 NFID Awards Dinner Photos
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2017 NFID Awards Dinner Photo Booth Album
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2017 Awards Dinner Sponsors:


  • AstraZeneca
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Pfizer Vaccine Research and Development
  • Sanofi Pasteur
  • Seqirus, a CSL Company
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine, Center for Vaccine Development


  • Genentech
  • Gilead
  • Mijanou Spurdle, Branch Manager at Morgan Stanley Miami Beach
  • Novavax, Inc.
  • Raymond James