FACULTY AWARD NOMINEES
Academy of Medical Educators "Teach 12" Award
The Academy of Medical Educators (AME) was developed in 2011 to identify, recognize and honor master teachers, to develop and implement innovative education tools/programs, and to mentor and train aspiring educators who will act as role models for other faculty. The AME’s Teach 12 Award is for Department of Medicine faculty who best exemplify the Academy’s “TEACH 12” core behaviors which our greatest faculty role model and promote
Educator Impact Award
This award recognizes faculty who have made outstanding contributions as a medical educator as recognized by their peers.
Nanette K. Wenger Distinguished Service Award
This award recognizes faculty who have demonstrated outstanding service and citizenship to the Department of Medicine.
Outstanding Clinician Award
This award recognizes faculty who have demonstrated outstanding clinical and collaborative care for patients.
Outstanding Quality Achievement Award
This award recognizes faculty who have demonstrated outstanding contributions to clinical quality improvement, or quality improvement within teaching, leadership, or research.
Outstanding Scientific Citation Award
This award recognizes researchers producing the most outstanding research publication in both the basic and clinical/translational research areas.
R. Wayne Alexander Excellence in Research Award
This award recognizes significant contributions to medical knowledge realized through a body of research over an individual’s career in either basic research or clinical and translational research.
Shanti V. Sitaraman Silver Pear Mentoring Award
This award recognizes faculty who have demonstrated outstanding mentoring to early career faculty within the Department of Medicine during the past year.
Hidden Gem Award
This award honors faculty with a primary appointment in the Department of Medicine with outstanding and impactful contributions in any of our mission areas, but whose significant but quiet contributions may escape external recognition.
STAFF AWARD NOMINEES
Excellence in Innovation Award
This award recognizes a staff member or team who have displayed exceptional work and/or produced significant innovations for the Department of Medicine. The innovations will have resulted in meaningful work process improvements and/or work designs.
Leadership Excellence Award
This award recognizes a staff member for his/her exemplary leadership accomplishments and contributions to the Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, and Emory University. These nominees have led, served, inspired, and collaborated with broad-ranging impact beyond their regular responsibilities.
Outstanding Service Award
This award recognizes a staff member who provides consistent and sustained excellence, exceptional performance, and service to the Division, Department of Medicine, and Emory University. These nominees demonstrate integrity, teamwork, productivity, and customer service.
Unsung Hero Award
This award recognizes a staff member who goes above and beyond the routine call of duty. Successful nominees exhibit a high level of commitment, initiative, cooperation, and dedication in their job responsibilities. These nominees are dependable and trustworthy, instill in their coworkers a sense of responsibility and dedication to the university, and exemplify excellence and integrity in workplace relationships, interactions, and decisions.