The Outstanding Dissertation Award recognizes an outstanding scientific contribution from a doctoral thesis in health services research or health policy in 2016. Judging by the innovative research, this doctoral candidate shows exceptional promise as a health services researcher. 

Nomination Criteria: 

  • Nominations must include a copy of the dissertation.
  • Nominations must include a letter of endorsement from the nominee's mentor, who may also be the nominator.
  • A synopsis of the dissertation (no longer than two pages). 
  • Self-nominations are accepted. Nominators must be members of AcademyHealth.

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    The Outstanding Dissertation Award is presented each June at the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting. 

    Application Deadline: Friday, March 17 at 5:00 p.m. ET

    For awards related questions, please contact JulieAnn Rudolph or call 202.292.6790

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