Call for Nominees for Faculty, Student, and Alumni Awards
Nominations for the 2019-20 SHP Awards of Excellence are now being accepted. The awards recognize students, faculty, volunteers, and alumni for outstanding accomplishments in their field, or service to the school and larger community.
Please open the tabs above to see the criteria for each award, and to find the submissions link.
Deadline: Nomination Period Closed
Excellence in Research Award
Awarded by SHP on behalf of the New Jersey Health Foundation. Presented to a faculty member in recognition of exemplary research. Last year’s winner: Jean-Francois Daneault, Ph.D., assistant professor, Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Sciences
Excellence in Teaching Award
Awarded by SHP on behalf of the New Jersey Health Foundation. Presented to a faculty member for outstanding teaching and for dedication to educating our students. Recommendations come from students. Last year’s winner: Samantha J. Herrick, Ph.D., CRC, NCC, ACS, assistant professor, Department of Psychiatric Rehabilitation & Counseling Professions
Deadline: March 13
Stanley S. Bergen Medal of Excellence
Awarded to a previous year’s School of Health Professions graduate who performed at a high level in academic or clinical studies, and demonstrated high ideals while serving in the profession, the community or at the university level. Last year’s winner: Susan Roberts, DCN
Distinguished Alumnus Award
Awarded by the School of Health Professions. Presented on behalf of faculty and students to an alumnus in recognition of outstanding achievement in their specialty. Last year’s winner: Maria Cauilan Aguila, DPT, PT
Award for Contribution to SHP By Adjunct Faculty, Volunteer Faculty, or Individual or Organization
Deadline: March 13
Distinguished Service Award
Awarded by the School of Health Professions. This prestigious award is presented to an individual or organization whose leadership and guidance advanced our school. Nominations are from faculty members. Last year’s winner: Gregory J. Rokosz, D.O.,J.D., FACEP
Deadline: March 20
Academic, Clinical & Service Awards of Excellence
Awarded by SHP. Presented on the recommendation of program directors to students who have excelled academically and/or clinically in their programs. The service award is presented to those who have contributed outstanding service to the community, the school, the university or the health profession.
For more information, email Douglas Lomonaco