NAHDO 2021 Call for Nominations

NAHDO is excited to announce an update to our awards and recognition program. We are accepting nominations for the following four awards:

Nominations should be sent by e-mail to info@nahdo.org by August 14, 2021. We will notify all nominators of the review committee’s decision. 

Nominations for each award must include the following information:

  • Nominator’s name, affiliation and contact information
  • A justification explaining why the proposed recipient should receive this honor, not to exceed one page, double spaced.
  • Proposed recipient’s name, affiliation or website address, and contact information
  • For individual awards, you may also include a short bio sketch

1. Innovation in Data Dissemination Award 

Criteria: This is an organizational award that recognizes novel data use and/or dissemination practices by a public or private health data organization.

Eligible organizations may be government agencies, non-profit organizations, or for-profit companies, and data dissemination efforts might include websites, advertising campaigns, written reports, or a combination of these and other communication initiatives.

    Information about the history of the award can be found on NAHDO’s web site.

    2. Elliot M. Stone Award of Excellence in Health Data Leadership

    Criteria: This is an individual award that recognizes lifetime achievement and leadership that has advanced the field of health data in the areas of data collection, analysis, dissemination, or outcomes measurement.

    Information about the history of the award can be found on NAHDO’s web site.

    3. NAHDO Data Pioneer Award

    Criteria: This is an individual award that recognizes an individual's contribution to data use or programming at a NAHDO member health data organization.

    4. NAHDO Rising Star Award (new for 2021)

    Criteria: This is an individual award that recognizes emerging mid-level talent at a public or private health data organization that is contributing to NAHDO's mission.