Call for Nominees for Froedtert Hospital President’s Clinical & Translational Research Award 2017
The Froedtert Hospital President’s Award in Clinical & Translational Research was created to recognize Froedtert Hospital operational units and inter-professional teams who have made a significant contribution to advancing translational research. The Award will be presented in the Spring of each year. Please take a moment to nominate a colleague for consideration. Nominations must be submitted by May 24, 2017.
Award Criteria: This award is granted to an operational unit or interprofessional team for their significant contribution to conducting translational research.
Eligibility: Froedtert Hospital clinical and hospital departments, inpatient and ambulatory patient care units, etc. are eligible. Research must be well underway and easily translatable to the bedside.
Nomination Process: Any Froedtert Hospital or Medical College of Wisconsin staff member can submit a nomination. Nominations are submitted via letter (no more than one page) and should include a brief description of the research and a statement as to why this effort is a noteworthy contribution. Nominations will be open for a 4-6 week period.
Send letter to Ruth Siegmann, Executive Assistant to Cathy Buck, Froedtert Hospital Administration via interoffice mail or via email.
Selection Committee: The selection committee includes the Hospital President, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, and the Chief of Staff and Director Nursing Practice, Research and Innovation.
Award Venue: The award will be presented at one of the following venues as appropriate in the Spring of each year:
- Annual Medical Staff Meeting
- Nursing Recognition Event
- Froedtert Hospital Leader Meeting
- Other; as determined by the award recipients
The award will be presented by a member of the selection committee.
Deadline for submission is May 24, 2017