The Curtis G. Hames Research
Award honors those individuals whose careers over the years exemplify dedication
to research in family medicine. The award recipient is selected
by a committee representing STFM, the American Academy of Family
Physicians, and the North American Primary Care Research Group. This
award is supported by the Department of Family Medicine through the MCG
Foundation's Hames Endowment of the
the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University.
- The recipient of the annual award will be an individual who,
through the course of his or her career, has contributed in a
major, outstanding manner to the development of family medicine
- The Committee may also consider individuals which it identifies
as meritorious whether or not they are nominated through the open
call for nominations.
STFM is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Curtis G. Hames Research Award to be presented during STFM's Annual Spring Conference in San Diego, CA, May 5-9, 2017. Send a nomination letter and CV electronically by November 11, 2016 to Melissa Abuel.
The Selection Committee will review all nominations and make a final decision. The award recipient will be informed of his or her selection by mid-February.
Contact Melissa Abuel, 800-274-7928, ext. 5404.