The Colonel Brian Allgood Memorial Leadership Award
This sculpture depicts Colonel Allgood in scrubs installing an “external stabilizer” on the left arm of a wounded soldier. The crest of SOMOS is imposed diagonally at one end of the bronze.
Colonel Allgood served his country as an Orthopaedic surgeon and a champion for the wounded warrior. He was killed in combat in Iraq on January 20, 2007.
In his name and memory, SOMOS established the Brian Allgood Memorial Leadership Award in 2007. Candidates for the Brian Allgood Award are military Orthopaedic surgeons who have distinguished themselves as exceptional leaders in military Orthopaedic surgery. This award is presented to the individual who best exemplifies Colonel Allgood’s attributes of selfless leadership, commitment to excellence in military Orthopaedics, and loyalty to the ideas of Duty, Honor, and Country.
Monetary donations can be made to the COL Brian Allgood Memorial Leadership Award. Donations should be noted for “COL Brian Allgood Memorial Leadership Award and sent to SOMOS at:
The Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
110 West Road, Suite 227
Towson, MD 21204-2136