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Elizabeth and Emily Blackwell Award for Outstanding Contributions to Advancing the Careers of Women in Medicine

Established: 2017

In honor of: The Blackwell sisters, pioneering women in medicine who paved the way for women interested in pursuing professional careers in medicine and fostered a sisterhood therein.

This award is bestowed on an ACP member for distinguished contributions to advancing the careers of women in medicine. This award recognizes an individual who has furthered the careers of women medical students, residents, and/or physicians through mentoring and leadership development for the career advancement of women.

Nominating and supporting letters should address:

  • How has the nominee influenced the ever-expanding role of women in medicine?
  • How has the nominee made pathways for women in medicine?
  • In what ways has the nominee made exceptional contributions to the image of women in medicine?

Submit a Nomination