Excellence in Care Award

This award is given annually by the Boston University Medical Group to an early or mid-career clinician (1-15 years in practice) who demonstrates clinical excellence and is an exceptional role model for applying the BUMG core values in his/her clinical work. Award recipient will be designated as a member of the BUMG Clinical Excellence Society.  There are no restrictions on who may submit a nomination.


  • Early-career and mid-career clinicians only (1-15 years in practice)
  • BUMG  members with minimum one year of service
  • Chairs are not eligible


Recipients display the following characteristics in both patient care and care team interactions:

  • Exceptional medical knowledge and clinical acumen
  • Exemplary relationships with both patients and clinical staff
  • Unwavering commitment to care for all patients at all times

Recipients are exceptional role models who embody the following BUMG core values in their clinical work:

  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork
  • Citizenship (including mentoring of trainees)
  • Integrity
  • Empathy
  • Promotes Health Equity

Instructions for Nominator:

Please prepare a letter of nomination that addresses how the nominee meets the criteria for this award.