The National Museum of Civil War Medicine has proudly recognized individuals and organizations that carry on the legacy of Major Jonathan Letterman’s innovation and service to wounded warriors with the Letterman Award.
Do you know someone who carries on Letterman’s legacy today. Nominate them for the Annual Major Jonathan Letterman Medical Excellence Award.
Captain Butler has served as a Navy SEAL, as an innovator and leader in dive medicine, and as the driving force of Tactical Combat Casualty Care.More
COL Holcomb redesigned the evacuation system for wounded soldiers and advocated for the Joint Theater Trauma Registry to help standardize medical care.More
Colonel Peter J. Weina, 2014 recipient of the Letterman award, has made bold steps to fight malaria and leishmania.More
2013 Letterman Award recipient Dr. Kenneth W. Kizer is an internationally recognized health care thought leader and change agent.More
2011 Letterman Award Winner, Colonel Stojadinovic took on the complex challenge of battlefield wound care.More
Vandre recognized the significant potential that tissue engineering and regenerative medicine could have in improving the lives of wounded warriors.More
Joint Trauma Systems is to improve trauma care delivery and patient outcomes across the continuum of care.More
The United States Army Institute of Surgical Research is the Army’s lead research laboratory for improving the care of combat casualties.More
2013 Letterman Award Winner, TATRC creates medical technology that has transformed the delivery of health careMore
Combat Casualty Care Research Program works tirelessly to reduce the mortality rate of battlefield injuries.More
The Military Amputee Research Program (MARP) works to optimize recovery of Service Members after traumatic limb loss.More
JTAPIC analyzes injury and operational data, highlighting vulnerabilities so they can be addressed.More
MC4 moves the Letterman plan forward using the best of our modern technology to better inform caregivers on the battlefield and at home.More