The Society of Hospital Medicine(SHM) presented the first-ever Award for Excellence in Humanitarian Services in 2014.
This award highlights the volunteer effort SHM members provide to at-risk populations above and beyond the hospital care provided to patients and their families during daily activities as hospitalists.
While all of the following may not apply to each candidate, the Awards Committee uses the following criteria as a basis for evaluation:
Any current SHM member other than board members, officers, or SHM Awards Committee members is eligible to apply.
Please note: All nominees must be SHM members. Nominees may be self-nominated.
All submissions for the Award for Excellence in Humanitarian Services require the following:
Note: In stage two, a CV is required, a second letter of support, and documentation of services provided (article in local newspaper, sponsoring group publication, website etc.)
Deadline for Nominations is October 14, 2016
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or for additional information.