SAEM presents awards in recognition of excellence in our field, for contributions improving the health of society, and for academic achievements. The awards committee is committed to an inclusive process of granting awards, reflecting the full spectrum of diversity of our membership. We encourage you to nominate a diverse pool of candidates for all SAEM awards.
View past award winners here.
Nominations Now Closed
Although it is not recommended to nominate oneself, self-nominations will be accepted.
Nominees that are submitted will be reviewed by the Awards Committee and selected based on guidelines shown for each award. Pay special attention to these guidelines and to each submission's due date.
SAEM also recognizes excellent performance and participation at the SAEM Annual Meeting. Award winners are personally recognized at the meeting the following year. Award categories are:
- Best Basic Science Award
- Best Faculty Award
- Best Fellow Award
- Best Medical Student Award
- Best Resident Award
- Best Young Investigator Presentation
- Resident Visual Diagnosis Contest Winner (1st and 2nd places are recognized)