August 21, 2009

Nominations sought for research staff awards

Nominations sought for research staff awards

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is accepting nominations for Research Staff Awards in the following categories:

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

Vivian Thomas Award for Clinical Research — recognizes excellence in conducting clinical research.

Contributing to Multi-investigator Teams — recognizes research excellence as a contributor to a multi-investigator team.

Eligible staff includes Research Assistant I, II, & III; Senior Research Specialist; or any person who provides exemplary research support.
Faculty members, research fellows, postdoctoral and graduate students are not eligible.

For more information about eligibility, contact Ann Richmond at 343-7777 or Nominations should be sent in electronic format to by Sept. 25.

Please indicate clearly the award category for which you are nominating the individual.

Award recipients will be announced at a luncheon at the University Club on Nov. 6 and will receive a check for $1,000, a certificate and a trophy.