USU AOA Faculty Mentor of the Year
Thank you for taking the time to recognize the excellence of a faculty member in our military health system. This award with recognize one outstanding attending physician directly involved in mentoring that may encompass one of more of the following categories: medical students, residents, and/or faculty. Selection for this award will be evaluated based on contributions and impacts in mentoring and those candidates continuing to exemplify the AOA ideals of scholarship, professionalism, leadership and service.
Nominations should be made by the protege(s) of the mentor being nominated or can be made by a program director or department chair with input from the protege(s) being mentored. Nominees do not need to USUHS graduates or existing AOA members, and can have a M.D. or D.O. degree. To nominate an applicant, submit a letter no more than 1 page highlighting the exceptional contributions to mentoring made by the nominee and other outstanding attributes in line with the values of AOA. Submissions of a nominee’s CV will not be necessary or considered during award evaluation.
Please return nominations by 1 April 2018. The awards committee, chaired by an AOA Faculty chapter member, will evaluate the applications and selection and announcement of the award recipient will be made by mid-to-late April. The award recipient will be invited to attend the USU AOA Chapter Annual Banquet in mid-May if they are able to attend. We thank you very much for your time and look forward to recognizing outstanding achievements in mentoring.
Please follow all directions carefully, and be advised that there is no save feature on this form, so we suggest copying and pasting your letter from a saved document.