Designed to honor outstanding teachers, the STFM
Excellence in Education Award recognizes an STFM member who has demonstrated excellence in teaching, curriculum development, mentoring, research, or leadership in education at regional or national levels. Nominees must have sustained involvement in family medicine teaching.
The Communications Committee will rate candidates
- contributions recognized at their home institution,
- regional/national impact of nominee's activities, and
- sustained involvement in family medicine education.
The nominee must be an STFM member
A statement from the nominator citing the
nominee's accomplishments and activities that warrant consideration
for the STFM award
Up to three additional letters of support
from a former student/resident and a colleague at an institution
other than the nominee's home institution, addressing the
nominee's national or regional contribution
Curriculum vitae of the nominee
Complete the nomination form and supporting materials and send electronically with a nomination form to Jan Cartwright by October 17, 2016.
The STFM Communications Committee will screen the nominations,
and the STFM Board of Directors will make the final selections. Recipients for this award will be honored during STFM's Annual Spring Conference in San Diego, CA, May 5-9, 2017. The award winner will receive a commemorative award and a complimentary registration to the STFM Annual Spring Conference.
Download a nomination form (Word doc)