March 2, 2017

Research Staff Awards nomination deadline extended to March 6

The nomination deadline for the 2016 Research Staff Awards has been extended to March 6. Nominators should consider the most impactful research initiatives from 2016 when submitting nominations in the following categories:

Edward E. Price Jr. Award for Basic Research – recognizes excellence in conducting basic research

Vivien Thomas Award for Clinical Research – recognizes excellence in conducting clinical research

Contributing to Multi-Investigator Teams – recognizes excellence in research contributing to multi-disciplinary teams

Eligible staff includes Research Assistants I, II, & III; Senior Research Specialists; Research Nurses, Research Support Staff, or any staff member who provides exemplary research support.

Faculty members, research fellows, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students are not eligible.

Nominations should be sent electronically via a single PDF to by March 6.

Nomination packages must include a nomination form and letter with accompanying support letters, and an updated CV.

Please clearly indicate the award category for which you are nominating the individual. Award recipients will be announced at a luncheon in their honor in April.

The nomination form can be downloaded here.

For more information regarding eligibility or the nomination process, please visit the Research Staff Awards website or contact Megan Smallwood at