Awards presented to Alfred E. Mann

Awards & Honorary Events

Group Achievement Award (NASA)

1981

Exceptional Public Service Award (NASA)

1984

Pioneer in Cardiac Pacing (Cardiostim)

1988

Master Entrepreneur of the Year (Los Angeles)

1996

Arthur Anderson Award for Fostering Innovation (Southern California)

1996

Citation Award; Engineer of the Year (UCLA)

1997

APEX Award for Outstanding Product Design of the Year

1997

for MiniMed Insulin Pump... (The Management Roundtable)

Father of the Year (Juvenile Diabetes Foundation)

1998

Lifetime Achievement Award (Independent Living Center of So. California)

1998

Eleanor Roosevelt Humanitarian Award (League for the Hard of Hearing)

1998

Pioneer in Cardiac Pacing (50th Anniversary of Cardiostim)

1998

Man of the Year (San Fernando Valley Economic Alliance)

1998

Appreciation Award from The Children of PADRE (PADRE Foundation)

1998

School of Engineering Award (USC0

1999

Spirit of Edison Award for Community Service (Thomas Edison State College)

1999

Man of the Year (WISE Senior Services)

1999

Vision of the Future Award (RP International)

1999

Humanitarian of the Year (House Ear Institute

1999

Named “One of the 10 Most Influential People on the Tech Coast (LA Times)

1999

Reynolds Society Achievement Award (Harvard University0

1999

Golden Platter Honoree (American Academy of Achievement)

2000

Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering

2000

Heart of a Child Award (Cardiac Arrhythmia Research and Education Foundation)

2000

Elie Wiesel Humanism in Healing Award (Western University)

2002

Business Person of the Year Award (Los Angeles Business Journal)

2003

Invited speaker (Western University Graduation)

2003

Keynote address to INS Congress (Madrid)

2003

Spirit of Los Angeles Award (United Way)

2003

Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award (Hugh O’Brian’s Youth Organization)

2003

Ernest Borgnine Spirit Award (American Veterans Association)

2003

Keynote speaker at Medtech Insight Conference (Irvine)

2004

Business Leader and Humanitarian of the Year Award (Jewish Vocational Service)

2004

Albert Einstein Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Life Sciences

2004

Keynote speaker at Los Angeles Venture Association

2004

Keynote speaker at SRI Conference (San Francisco0

2004

Panelist, White House Forum on Disabilities

2004

Case Western Reserve University, Deioma Lecture Series (Engineering for Success)

2004

Phoenix 2004 Innovator Award (Phoenix Medical Device Conference)

2004

Diabetes Innovator Award (Diabetes Technology Conference, Philadelphia)

2004

Honored as “American Friend of Rabin Medical Center” (New York)

2004

Robert A. Schindler, M.D. Endowed Lecturer, (UC San Francisco)

2004

University of San Francisco

Invited speaker, Metabolic Drug Discoveries (San Francisco)

2005

Leader of Today Honoree, UCLA Health Services Alumni Association (UCLA)

2005

Lifetime Achievement Award in Medical Devices Industry (Frost & Sullivan)

2005

Von Liebig lecturer (University of California San Diego)

2005

Neel Distinguished Research Lecturer (AAO, Los Angeles)

2005

Invited Speaker, “Artificial Pancreas: Closing the Loop” (NIH, Bethesda, MD)

2005

Keynote speaker, Caltech/MIT Enterprise Forum

2005

Keynote address, Mountain West Biomedical Engineering Conference

2005

(University of Utah)

Keynote address, CIBC Conference

2005

Keynote address, National Academy of Engineering

2005

Honoree at Eye Birth Defects dinner (Los Angeles)

2005

Spirit of Life Award, Larry King Cardiac Foundation

2006

New Freedom Award, 9th Intl. Congress on Community Services

2006

Invited speaker, International Conference on Aging

2006

Keynote, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

2006

(Washington D.C.)

Keynote, National Institutes of Health (Washington D.C.)

2006

Lifetime Achievement Award (L.A. Venture Association)

2007

Surface Science Award (Surfaces in Biomaterials Foundation)

2007

Distinguished Achievement Award (Biomedical Engineering Society)

2007

Keynote, Global Harmonization Task Force (Washington, D.C.)

2007

Keynote, Wilson Sonsini Medical Device Conference (CA)

2008

Distinguished Business Leader Award, Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce (CA)

2008

Distinguished Humanitarian Award, B’nai B’rith International (NY)

2008

Guest speaker, American Diabetes Association Leaders Forum (CA)

2008

Moderator, Drug Delivery Partnership Panel (NV)

2009

Invited lecturer, Northwestern University (IL)

2009

Keynote, Diabetes Technology Society Meeting (CA)

2009

Invited lecturer, University of Maryland (MD)

2010

Invited lecturer, Johns Hopkins University (MD)

2010

Los Angeles Entrepreneur of the Year, Cal State L.A. (CA)

2010

Invited lecturer, Trustees of Sansum Diabetes Research Institute (CA)

2010

Keynote, Joslin Diabetes Roundtable (MA)

2010

Invited speaker, Yale/CURE Biohaven Entrepreneurship Series (CT)

2010

Invited Speaker, Diabetes Technology Society Meeting/Expo (CA)

2010

President’s Award, City of Hope (CA)

2011

Keynote, ILSI-BioMed

2011

MDDI Lifetime Achievement Award for Medical Design Excellence (NY)

2011