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Call for Nominations: Gloria F. "Mike" Gilbert Memorial Award
Sponsored by ASCLS- Georgia and administred by the Education and Research Fund, Inc.
In 1982, the Georgia State Society for Medical Technology (GSSMT, now ASCLS-Georgia) established the Gloria "Mike" Gilbert Award in memory of Gloria Fairfax Gilbert, affectionately known as "Mike" to friends and colleagues. Gloria devoted a major part of her life to Clinical Laboratory Science. She was active at the local, state and national levels and served as GSSMT state president and American Society for Medical Technology (ASMT, now American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science, ASCLS) Region III director. She was particularly proud of her efforts toward drafting Georgia's laboratory licensure law. Gloria died while attending the 50th anniversary meeting of ASMT in Houston, Texas. The Gilbert award recognizes leadership, professional excellence, and specific accomplishments in Clinical Laboratory Science.
A $300 award, commemorative booklet and plaque are presented at the ASCLS Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony.
Any clinical laboratory practitioner who:
• has been engaged in clinical laboratory science practice for at least three years.
• has demonstrated sustained leadership in the practice of clinical laboratory science.
• Peer recognition
• State, regional, and national leadership in Clinical Laboratory Science practice.
• Professional goals or practice that reflect excellence, innovations, or accomplishments that contribute to advancement of the Clinical Laboratory Science profession.
Please attach your nomination letter on your letterhead and the completed nominee application form with any further electronic documentation by email to ASCLS Executive Vice President Elissa Passiment, email@example.com. Only electronic documents are accepted.
Nomination deadline: May 1
Call for Nominations: Society for Hematopathology Berard-Dorfman Founders Award
We are pleased to announce that SH will begin accepting nominations for The Berard-Dorfman Founders Award. The award was established in 2013 to commemorate Drs. Costan W. Berard, and Ronald F. Dorfman, who co-founded the Society for Hematopathology (SH) in 1981.
Potential nominees would include:
• Young Investigator: A young investigator (10 years or less since fellowship training) demonstrating excellence in research (basic or translational) based on a body of work or best paper.
• Mid-Career to Senior Individual: Mid-career to senior individual who has demonstrated excellence in any or all areas of Hematopathology, including teaching, humanitarian contributions, and leadership.
Awards in one or both categories may be given on a yearly basis dependent upon the applicant pool.
• Any member of the SH may nominate a person
• The nominee should be a member in good standing of the SH
• Members currently serving on the SH EXCO or the Awards Committee are not eligible
• A nomination letter summarizing the award category and the nominee's contributions to hematopathology, curriculum vitae, and other supporting documents (additional letters of support, copies of publications, news releases, etc.) must be submitted to the awards committee ( Nilda.Barrett@ascp.org) for review no later than September 1 of the calendar year.
• Awards committee members will review the nominations and submit a rank order list to the SH Executive Committee (EXCO) by December 31. The EXCO will make the final selection.
The award(s) will be presented at the Sunday Scientific Symposium at the Annual Meeting of the United States and Canadian Association of Pathology. Each award will consist of a certificate and cash prize of $750.
Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates Gabriele Schindler Clinical Excellence Award
Nomination deadline: November 30
This annual award recognizes a member who has made important contributions in direct patient care in one or more of several performance categories. Named for an early pioneer in gastroenterology patient care, this prestigious award includes an inscribed plaque and medallion; tuition, airfare and three-day hotel stay at the Annual Course at which the presentation is made; and a feature article about the recipient in SGNA News.
Candidates must be a current SGNA member (with at least five years' prior membership), currently employed as a primary care provider in clinical gastroenterology (with at least five years' experience) and must be serving or needs to have previously served on a SGNA National Committee to be eligible for this award.
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates Ardeth Hale Leadership Award
This award will honor and recognize a SUNA member who demonstrates exceptional leadership qualities.
SUNA member in good standing for at least 5 years
Certification by CBUNA preferred
Numerous service contributions to SUNA at the local, regional and / or national levels.
Demonstrates progressive leadership qualities in SUNA and other professional or personal endeavors.
Strong leadership and mentoring skills.
Motivates and inspires the people around them to accomplish more than they would normally
Creates a vision for the future and helps others understand their role in achieving it
Communicates in a manner which is fair, straightforward and open
Takes prompt decisive action to resolve issues
Enthusiasm and passion towards advancing urologic nursing.
A SUNA member must submit a letter of endorsement to the Board of Directors to include:
The nominees name, title and current position in urology. The nomination can come from any SUNA member including self-nominees.
A written description of why the nominee should be considered for the award.
A current CV or resume of the nominee or an employment history.
The deadline for receipt of nomination is June 1 of each year.
The award will be determined by a vote cast by the current SUNA President, President Elect and Immediate Past President and one trustee of the SUNA Foundation Board. If consensus cannot be reached by this system, the SUNA President will determine the recipient. If any of these individuals are nominated for the award, they will refrain from voting.
The SUNA Foundation will maintain a separate fund for this award to receive on going donations from SUNA Vendors. (These funds will not infringe on regular Vendor donations). The award will be given annually as funds are available. The award will include a check and a recognition certificate and will be awarded at the SUNA Annual Conference. The amount of the check will be determined by the SUNA President according to available funding in this designated account.
Call for Nominations: Suszette McKay Memorial Excellence in Urologic Nursing Award
Current member of the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) in good standing
A nurse who gives exceptional patient care to urology patients and is seen as an advocate for urology patients
How to apply:
The nominees name, title, and current position in urology. The nomination can come from any SUNA member including oneself.
A written description of why the nominee exhibits exceptional nursing skills in caring for urology patients.
The deadline for receipt of nominations is June 1 of each year.
The award will be determined by a vote cast by the current president, president elect and immediate past president from the SUNA national Executive Board and a vote cast by the two Chicago Metro SUNA board member designees. If consensus cannot be reached by this system, the President of SUNA will determine the recipient. If any of these individuals are nominated for the award, they will refrain from voting. A fund for this award will be established at the national level and maintained by the Chicago Metro SUNA Chapter. The award will be given each year if the funds are available. The award will include a check and a recognition plaque and will be awarded at the SUNA Annual Conference. The amount of the check will be determined by the President according to available funding in this designated account.
Call for Nominations: Excellence in ORL Nursing Award (Clinical)
The SOHN Clinical Excellence Award is to recognize and reward SOHN nurses who have consistently demonstrated excellence in the delivery of skilled and compassionate care to the ORL-Head and Neck Patient.
Nomination Deadline: July 1st
Cash Award & Plaque
Call for Nominations: Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses Excellence in Evidence Based Practice Award
Recognizes an APHON member who has demonstrated high quality contributions to evidence-based practice in the nursing care of children and their families in any area of hematology/oncology nursing practice.
Selected by the APHON Steering Council and presented at the annual conference to an APHON member who has excelled in the use of Evidence-Based Practice.
Recipient receives a $250 honorarium and recognition at the annual conference, APHON Counts, JOPON, in a press release, and an announcement is sent to the recipient's immediate supervisor/employer.
This award is appropriate for the nurse who has demonstrated contributions to evidence-based practice in the nursing care of children and their families in any area of hematology/oncology nursing practice.
Criteria: Candidates for this award must meet the following:
• APHON member in good standing.
• Completion of an independent evidence based practice project that:
◦ Advances the care of children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer and/or hematological disorders and their families.
◦ Shows a significant contribution to the scientific foundation for practice.
• Lead author for either an oral presentation or a poster presentation of an EBP project at an APHON conference
Please note: Current members of the EBP/Research Committee are not eligible for this award
Completed nominations must include the nominee's CV and two letters of recommendations that elaborate on the above criteria, along with documented summary of EBP project. Nominations must be submitted by May 31.
Call for Nominations: Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses Excellence in Patient/Family Education Materials Award
Recognizes APHON members who develop outstanding educational materials to assist patients and families in understanding the disease they face.
Recipient receives a $100 honorarium and recognition at the annual conference business and awards luncheon, APHON Counts, JOPON, in a press release, and an announcement is set to the recipients immediate supervisor/employer.
• An APHON member in good standing.
• Programs are consistent with the APHON Scope of Practice and Outcome Standards for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing.
• Is proficient in pediatric hematology/oncology education because of contributions to pediatric hematology/oncology education at the local, state, national or international level.
• Implements well-developed programs with defined objectives (i.e., current content relevant to pediatric hematology/oncology nursing and appropriate evaluation methods).
• Establishes a positive teacher-learner relationship that promotes and supports pediatric hematology/oncology education.
• Is supportive and contributes to the development of professional pediatric hematology/oncology nursing practices.
Completed nominations must include the nominee's CV and two letters of recomendations that elaborate on the above criteria. Nominations must be submitted by May 31.
Call for Nominations: Jean Fergusson Excellence in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing Practice Award
Given in recognition of compassion and expertise in clinical nursing practice and for the active incorporation of research and new ideas into clinical practice.
Recipient receives a $250 honorarium and recognition at the annual conference business and awards luncheon, APHON Counts, JOPON, in a press release, and an announcement is set to the recipients immediate supervisor/employer.
• Registered nurse with 4 years of direct care experience in pediatric hematology/oncology and currently involved in the direct care of pediatric hematology/oncology patients.
• Clinical practice is consistent with the APHON Scope of Practice and Outcome Standards for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing.
• Practice exemplifies a high level of compassion and specialty expertise as documented by peers and/or patients/family.
• Recognized as an clinical expert as evidenced by contributions to and development of pediatric hematology/oncology nursing.
• Actively incorporates research and evidence from the literature into clinical practice.
• Communicates effectively.
Completed nominations must include the nominee's CV and two letters of recommendations that elaborate on the above criteria. Nominations must be submitted by May 31.
Call for Nominations: Jean Fergusson Excellence in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing Education Award
Recognizes an outstanding educator in the field of pediatric hematology/oncology nursing through demonstration of proficiency, professional contributions to the field, and positive teacher-learner relationships.
• Registered nurse with 4 years of experience in pediatric hematology/oncology and demonstrated proficiency in pediatric hematology/oncology education.
• Contributes to pediatric hematology/oncology education at the local, state, national or international level.
• Educational programs are consistent with the APHON Scope of Practice and Outcome Standards for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing.
• Actively incorporates research and evidence from the literature into educational programs