Medals may be awarded by the National Academy of Medicine to legal persons, mainly associations working in the fields of patient care, therapeutic education, disease prevention and medical research. There is no candidate. The decision is taken by the Academy’s Board of Directors on a proposal from the Bureau.

The “grande médaille de l’Académie” may be awarded by the general assembly on the proposal of the board of directors to a distinguished personality for their work in the fields of medicine, pharmacy or veterinary science.

Allocation of medals since 2002