The Mid-Career Researcher Award is intended to recognize outstanding research accomplishments and significant recognition of an individual at the mid-career stage.
The nominee must be a current NAPCRG member.
The nominee may be defined as mid-career by the following evidence:
Ten to twenty years since completion of terminal degree (e.g. MD, PhD, MSW)
Rank of either Assistant or Associate Professor (or equivalent)
Other evidence of mid-career status – please describe why the nominee qualifies as mid-career, if not explicitly by one of the criteria above.
1. Nominator: By August 31, 2021, the nominator will submit the following materials electronically:
A letter of nomination (two page maximum). The letter of nomination should emphasize why the nominee is both eligible for and deserving of the award (merit).
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2. Nominee: The Awards Sub-Committee Chair will contact each nominee via e-mail, to inform them that they're being considered for the Mid-Career Researcher Award. The nominee needs to submit the following materials by August 31, 2021:
Complete the nominee form.
Upload a current Curriculum Vitae (five page maximum).
Upload two letters of support describing why they should receive the award, letters may be countersigned by more than one individual. Each letter should be no more than one page in length.
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Completed submissions will be evaluated independently by at least three members of the Awards Sub-Committee. The recipient of the Mid-Career Researcher Award will be recognized at the NAPCRG Annual Meeting.
Review criteria for evaluation will include: • Evidence of major grant funding and/or publications as co-or principal investigator. • Evidence of meaningful mentorship with outcomes for mentees (e.g., publications, grants). • Evidence of working with diverse groups or individuals. • Evidence of significant collaboration within primary care research and meaningful outcomes for the field of primary care research.
If you have questions about the Mid-Career Researcher Award, contact Leyla Haddad, via email email@example.com.