MSHP R&E Call for Award NominationsAuthor: Carla Zeilmann, PharmD, BCPS
Executive Director, MSHP Research and Education Foundation
MSHP R&E Foundation is currently accepting submissions and nominees for several awards. The deadline has been extended for all submissions and nominations will be April 5, 2018.
MSHP R&E Best Practice Award
The Best Practice Award program recognizes innovation and outstanding performance in a pharmacy directed initiative. The theme for the 2018 award focuses on Medication Safety. A poster of the program will be highlighted during the Spring Meeting Poster Session. The award recipient will be honored at a fundraising event during the Spring Meeting and have the opportunity to provide a brief podium presentation detailing the implementation and impact of the project to the attendees.
Applicants will be judged on their descriptions of programs and practices currently employed in their health system based on the following criteria:
Applicants must be active MSHP members practicing in a health-system setting such as a large or small hospital, home health, ambulatory clinic or other health care system. More than one successful program from a health system may be submitted for consideration.
Award recipient will receive half off their meeting registration, a plaque and a $250 honorarium.
Submission Instructions: A program summary not to exceed 400 words must be submitted with the application and include the following information:
MSHP R&E Best Residency Project Award
The Best Residency Project Award recognizes innovation and outstanding performance in a pharmacy residency project. A poster of the program will be highlighted during the Spring Meeting Poster Session.
Applicants will be judged based on the following criteria:
Applicants must be active MSHP members completing a residency in a health-system setting such as a large or small hospital, home health, ambulatory clinic or other health care system.
Submission Instructions: A program summary not to exceed 400 words must be submitted with the application and include the following information.
The Garrison award was established in 1985, named after Thomas Garrison for his long standing support of MSHP (past-president 1974-1976), ASHP (past-president 1984) and numerous professional and academic contributions to Pharmacy. The Garrison Award is presented each year in which a deserving candidate has been nominated in recognition of sustained contributions in multiple areas:
Each letter of nomination must include:
Preceptor of the Year Award
MSHP R&E Foundation is pleased to honor a health system pharmacist for outstanding service to the profession as a preceptor to pharmacy students and/or residents. Below are the Criteria and Procedures to nominate a preceptor for the award.
The award will be presented to a health system pharmacist that exemplifies the core values (Professionalism, Desire to educate and share knowledge with students, Willingness to mentor, Willingness to commit the time necessary for precepting, Respect for others, Willingness to work with a diverse student population) and the following characteristics: