Family Physician of the Year Award
The Family Physician of the Year award is given annually to a member of the NAFP. The purpose is to honor a physician who exemplifies, in the tradition of Family Medicine, a compassionate commitment to improving the health and well-being of people and communities throughout Nebraska. Nominations may be made by any individual who is close to the physician—patients, colleagues, friends, family, etc. Candidates must be AAFP and NAFP members in good standing. A winner will be selected by the NAFP Public Affairs Committee based on the following criteria:
- Provides his/her community with compassionate, comprehensive, and caring medical service on a continuing basis.
- Is directly and effectively involved in community affairs and activities that enhance the quality of life in his/her home area.
- Serves as a role model to his/her patients, community, Family Medicine colleagues, other health professionals, and especially to medical students and young physicians in training.
Please fill out the nomination form below and mail or e-mail letter(s) of support that explores the criteria above along with one characteristic that makes this person stand out among his/her colleagues or download a nomination form here.
Mail to: 11920 Burt Street, Suite 170 Omaha, NE 68154
E-Mail support letter: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any questions please contact: Kim Palmer at the NAFP office, 402-505-9198 or e-mail email@example.com.