Award of Excellence

Excellence in Research

SHM’s Excellence in Research Award recognizes outstanding achievement by a researcher in the discipline of 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:

  • Impact and relevance of research to hospital medicine
  • Peer-reviewed publications, H-index
  • Intra- and extramural funding for research
  • National presentations in research area

Nominations are now closed for 2017.

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