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Call for Awards

The Society for General Internal Medicine has developed rigorous criteria that recognize outstanding clinical educators, researchers, advocacy & community service, and leaders. These criteria go beyond those traditionally used for identifying those with excellence in research criteria, such as peer‐reviewed publications or grant support. All nominees must be members of SGIM.

The Society of General Internal Medicine announces a call for nominations for the New England Regional Awards in the following categories: 

The application will consist of the following items:

  • CV
  • Letter of nomination from an SGIM member that includes reason for nomination and how they meet award criteria
  • Letter from division chief (who may/may not be an SGIM member)


How to Nominate a Member for an Award:

  1. Begin the nomination process by clicking on the following link:             SGIM Member Site
  2. Login to your SGIM Member account
  3. Click on “Award Nomination & Applications” (left-hand side)
  4. Click on "Nominate a Member for an Award”
    Then, click the “Add” button
  5. Select one of the following awards  
           NEW ENGLAND - Clinician Educator 
          NEW ENGLAND - Clinician Investigator
  6. Upload the required documents and click on “Post Changes” to submit your nomination.

All nominations will be reviewed by the Awards Selection Committee. Award winners will be presented at the annual New England Society of General Internal Medicine regional meeting on March 9, 2018 at the George Sherman Union (GSU) Center at Boston University in Boston, MA.

Please contact Dr. Subha Ramani, 2017 New England SGIM Awards Committee Chairperson, at with any inquiries regarding award nominations. You may also contact the regional staff at with any further questions.

Important Dates:

November 2nd, 2017

Award Nominations Open

December 8th, 2017

Award Nominations Close

December 13th, 2017

Nominations Sent to Awards Committee

December 21st, 2017

Decision Due By Awards Committee