RISE ABOVE the rest by nominating yourself or a deserving colleague for an Annual AAWEP Award! It’s time to celebrate the leadership qualities that make you unique.

Hurry! The DEADLINE for submissions is: May 15, 2017.

This year’s categories are:

Resident Rocks It! (Female nominee)

Criteria for Nomination: Recognize a female emergency medicine resident who shows promise for significant career achievements and leadership in Emergency Medicine through advocacy, administration, education, or research.

Outstanding Mentor (Female nominee)

Criteria for Nomination: Recognize a female emergency medicine mentor who has significantly impacted/enhanced the career(s) of women mentee(s) in the workplace/circle of influence through research, education, advocacy or administration.

Rising Star (Female Nominee)

Criteria for Nomination: Recognize a junior female emergency medicine attending who has demonstrated exceptional leadership in Emergency Medicine through advocacy, administration, education, or research.  Similar in intent to sports-based “rising star” awards, the AAWEP Rising Star Award is given annually to a standout young EM physician who displays exceptional service and/or outstanding leadership in the profession.

ED Director Award (Nominees can be male or female.)

Criteria for Nomination: Recognize an emergency medicine Department Chair/Director who has significantly impacted/enhanced the career(s) and lifestyle of women mentee(s) in the workplace through advocacy, leadership, and administration.

More details about each award as well as nomination forms can be found here.