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Research Staff Awards nominations sought

Aug. 21, 2014, 9:26 AM

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is accepting nominations for the 2014 Research Staff Awards 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-investigator teams.

Eligible staff includes Research Assistants I, II and 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.

The nomination form can be downloaded at

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 the individual is being nominated.

For more information about eligibility, please contact Danielle Certa at

Nominations should be sent electronically via PDF to by Oct. 10.

Award recipients will be announced at a luncheon in their honor in January 2015.

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