Award of  Excellence

Award for Clinical Excellence

Click here to Nominate for the Clinical Excellence Award.

The Society of Hospital Medicine Award for Clinical Excellence is presented in recognition of exemplary clinical service in hospital medicine.

Criteria for Evaluation

While all of the following may not apply to each candidate, the Awards Committee will use the following criteria as a basis for evaluation:

  • Outstanding contributions to patient care
  • Promotion of clinical knowledge
  • Professionalism
  • Leadership in medicine
  • Excellence in practice management

Eligibility for Awards

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.

Submission Requirements

All submissions for the Award for Clinical Excellence require the following:

  • Nominee's name, title, organization, phone number and email address (if this is not a self-nomination, include your relationship to the nominee)
  • A letter consisting of at least one paragraph, not to exceed one page, either self-nomination or from another party addressing the specific criteria, which are the basis for evaluation for the award of the nominee being considered

Deadline for Nominations is October 14, 2016

Please email with any questions or for additional information.