The Shkreli Awards, named for the infamous “pharma bro” Martin Shkreli, are awarded by the Lown Institute each year to perpetrators of the ten most egregious examples of profiteering and dysfunction in health care. “Winners” are judged by a panel of clinicians, health policy experts, journalists, and patient advocates.
Nominations for 2023 are open
Tell us who you think deserves a Shkreli Award!
2022 Shkreli Awards
The first step to making things better is being honest about the problems.
2021 Shkreli Awards
Profiteering, dysfunction, AND COVID-19? What a year for the Shkreli Awards…
2020 Shkreli Awards
A top ten list of the worst examples of profiteering and dysfunction in health care.
Shkreli Awards Archive
We’ve been doing this since 2017…we’ll stop when the dysfunction stops.