Individuals may nominate themselves or a colleague.
The Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) created the Awards of Excellence Program to honor its members whose exemplary contributions to the hospital medicine movement deserve acknowledgment and respect.
In honor of their achievements, recipients of each Award of Excellence receive an all-expense paid trip to SHM's Annual Meeting.*
Award recipients also receive:
*All-expense paid trip includes complimentary meeting registration (excludes pre-course registration), hotel reimbursement (one night), airfare (up to $600.00), and transportation to and from the meeting venue.
**Recipients of the Excellence in Teamwork in Quality Improvement Award receive recognition at Annual Meeting, complimentary registration for all team members, and travel reimbursement for team members up to $3,000 to include hotel (one night), airfare, and transportation to and from the meeting.
For more information on a specific award and how to submit a nomination, please click on one of the following:
Any current SHM member other than board members, officers, or SHM Awards Committee members is eligible to apply.
Nomination Requirements and Information (Nominees may be self-nominated)
Please note: All nominees must be SHM members.
All submissions for the Research, Excellence in Hospital Medicine for Non-Physicians, Excellence in Teaching, Outstanding Service in Hospital Medicine, Award for Excellence in Humanitarian Services and Clinical Excellence Awards require the following:
All submissions for the Award for Excellence in Teamwork in Quality Improvement require the following:
For the Award for Excellence in Teamwork in Quality Improvement, please be sure to have one person collect and submit the Nomination Form, CV, and two letters of recommendation on behalf of the nominated team, and submit them to firstname.lastname@example.org or Society of Hospital Medicine, Attn: Awards, 1500 Spring Garden Street, Suite 501, Philadelphia, PA 19130. Failure to submit all the required information together will result in an incomplete nomination.
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