Masters in Hospital Medicine are distinguished by the excellence and significance of his or her contributions to the field of hospital medicine and healthcare as a whole. They have been selected because of:
MHM nominees must be highly accomplished individuals in the hospital medicine specialty. Evidence of their achievements can come from many types of activities, such as:
Current members of the SHM Board are not eligible for nomination or selection as Masters in Hospital Medicine.
Nomination materials will be active for five years from the date of submission at which point a new nomination will need to be made.
For mastership, SHM involvement is expected (with rare exceptions.) While most Masters will be physicians and hospitalists, non-physicians and non-hospitalists of exceptional merit and contributions to SHM and hospital medicine including SHM employees and contractors may be nominated for mastership.
Those considered for mastership must have the following requirements/eligibility:
Because of the significance of this recognition, candidates may not self-nominate.
The Masters Selection Committee reviews nominees for mastership. The committee will make their recommendations for final approval to the SHM Board of Directors which will also have access to the entire list of candidates.
Please direct all inquiries and submissions to Patrick Vulgamore at email@example.com.