NAHRS Honors Committee Awards: Request for Nominations — Final Call!

The Honors Committee seeks nominations for the NAHRS Award for Professional Excellence. This award recognizes a NAHRS member who exhibits outstanding leadership and exceptional librarianship in meeting the information needs of nursing and allied health professionals.

The nomination may be made for service and contributions to the information needs of nursing and allied health professionals as demonstrated by excellence in leadership and librarianship, a history of professional publications, conference presentations and participation in NAHRS and MLA. The nominee must be a member of MLA and a member of the NAHRS Section.

For additional details, see the nomination form at  All nominations must be received no later than *December 15, 2015*. The recipient receives a $100 cash award and will be recognized at the 2016 NAHRS Annual Business Meeting.

To view past recipients, please visit:

In addition, the Honors Committee seeks nominees for the Recognition for Lifetime Professional Contribution award. This award acknowledges a career of service at the time of retirement. To be considered for this award or to nominate a candidate, please submit a CV or letter of nomination. In
addition, if you know of a NAHRS member, or are yourself reaching
retirement, please contact Sarah Katz ( so that NAHRS can recognize this milestone.

We know that many NAHRS members are doing great work, and invite you to take this opportunity to help them be recognized. If you have any
questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Sarah Katz (

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