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Morris F. Collen Award of Excellence - Call for Nominations

The 2023 nomination process is now closed.

Guidelines and Instructions

  • Submit the nominee application through the submission software (Smarter Select)
  • Multiple nominators of the same nominee are asked to combine their nomination into one submission and appoint one nominator to submit the nomination and be the contact.
  • Multiple nominations may be made by one nominator
  • Once you begin your nomination, you may save and return to finish the application

Required Information

Information needed for the nomination form:

  • Name, title, organization, and email address of the nominee
  • A short statement (max 500 words) answering the following question:
    What do you consider the nominee’s most important contributions to the field of biomedical informatics?
  • A short statement (max 500 words) answering the following question:
    Why do you think the nominee should receive the 2022 Morris F. Collen Award?

Important Dates

March 24 Deadline for nominations (Part I)
April 12 Notification letters of 1st round results sent to nominators
April 26 Deadline for final nominee’s nomination package (Part II) (for those nominees that have been selected to move forward to the final review)
November 11-15 Presentation of the Collen Medal at the AMIA Annual Symposium (exact date TBD)



Contact Michelle Martin, Senior Manager, Segment Membership.