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Alice Raftary Emerging Leader Award

This award was named in honor of Alice Raftary in recognition of her continuous mentoring and support of new professionals to the VRT profession, and her years of dedicated work both within the field and the organization. Alice was a true legend, a wonderful mentor and an inspiration to many professionals. Her story can be found in the APH Hall of Fame.

Purpose of the award:

The award shall be presented to an individual who has potential for exceptional leadership and is expected to provide a unique and lasting contribution to the field of Vision Rehabilitation Therapy.

Criteria for the award:

Nominating Proceedures:

Nominations for the Alice Raftary award should be sent to John McMahon at: jspirit211@outlook.com by October 25th.

Past Award Winners