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Distinguished Alumni Award

 
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Nomination and Selection

  • Nominations may be submitted by any alumnus/alumna, faculty or friend of the school
  • Selection will be made by the Alumni Society Board of Governors
  • Self-nominations will not be accepted
  • Sitting members of the Board of Governors are ineligible

Eligibility

  • Any alumnus/alumna of SIU SOM

  • You may nominate someone for the Distinguished Alumni Service Award, the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award, and/or the Early Career Achievement Award. See descriptions and selection factors for each prior to nominating.

Service Award

The Alumni Service Award is to recognize alumni who have made an outstanding commitment to the health and welfare of their patients and their community and for humanitarian activities. This award is intended for those alumni practicing in a community setting.

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Selection Factors

  • Contributions to his/her local community (or broader area) in a civic, cultural or health care sense.
  • Expertise and contribution to the profession of medicine

Achievement Award

The Alumni Achievement Award is to recognize alumni who have made outstanding contributions to medicine and distinguished service to mankind. This award is intended for those alumni who are in academic and/or research medicine.

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Selection Factors

  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Leadership
  • Provision of high-quality medical care
  • Other acts of merit or generosity

Early Career Achievement Award

The Alumni Early Career Achievement Award is to recognize alumni who have made significant career contributions through clinical service, research, education, public or professional service and/or administrative leadership (no longer than 15 years following graduation) of his/her career. This award is intended for alumni within 15 years following graduation.

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Selection Factors

  • Early distinction in his/her field no longer than 15 years of post-medical training
  • Expertise and contribution to the profession of medicine
  • Epitomize the SIU SOM tradition of excellence through exemplary achievement in medical education, research or patient care in the initial years of his/her career
Nominee
See award descriptions at the top of this page for detailed descriptions of each award.
Enter your letter of nomination