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Seeking Nominations for the 2016 Schweitzer Leadership Award

The Chicago Area Schweitzer Fellowship is seeking nominations for their 2016 Schweitzer Leadership Award which recognizes an individual who has done significant work to mitigate the social determinants of health in our community, and whose commitment to service has influenced and inspired others. The nomination deadline is Monday, February 8, 2016 and the winner will be honored at an awards event on April 29th as part of the Schweitzer 20th Anniversary Conference: Improving Community Health Together.

To submit a nomination, send an e-mail to cmcloughlin@hmprg.org with the subject "Leadership Award Nomination" and the answers to the following questions in the body of the email:
- Why is your nominee an ideal candidate for the Schweitzer Leadership Award?
- Please describe the ways in which your nominee has mitigated the social determinants of health in a Chicago community, and the ways in which his/her commitment to service has influenced and inspired others.
- Please be sure to include your name, contact information, and affiliation(s) with the person you are nominating.

Nominations may have a maximum  of 1,000 words, and only individuals living in the Chicago area are eligible for the award. We also invite you to download a nomination flier to share this exciting opportunity with your network.