BACKGROUND: The Outstanding Achievement Award in Adolescent Health and Medicine was established in 1981. The intent of this award is to recognize individuals nationally and internationally for their commitment to improving the health of and health care resources for adolescents and young adults. The award honors individuals who have made a lifelong commitment to the health and well-being of adolescents, who have exhibited leadership in the field, made significant contributions to the advancement of the field, or has inspired others through their work, research, education or leadership. Membership in the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine is not a requirement for eligibility to be considered for this award.

SELECTION PROCESS: Nominations are accepted from any current member of SAHM. The Awards: Career Sub-Committee is charged with reviewing all nominations and identifying an award winner.

Application

Nominate yourself or a worthy colleague for the 2019 Outstanding Achievement Award in Adolescent Health and Medicine.

Please send completed application package to gjacobson@adolescenthealth.org by Monday, December 17, 2018. 

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