To be eligible for the 2016 'Innovation of the Year' Award, projects must have been completed and/or implemented within the last 18 months (from May 2015 to November 2016). All ICAHN member hospitals are eligible to submit one or more projects.
Projects must be created/developed by the submitting hospital or in partnership with another organization in your community. If selected, a hospital representative must be available to accept the award on November 9th during the 4:45 - 5 p.m. timeslot and provide a poster highlighting the project that will be displayed at the conference.
Submissions will be reviewed and selected by a panel of respected judges. Using a point system, applicants will be scored on how creative, inventive, and beneficial their project is/was to the success or betterment of their hospital or community.
Please electronically submit the abstract to Stephanie Cartwright, ICAHN Communications and Media Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, October 7th by end of business day. Winners will be notified by Friday, October 21st.