Awards and Recognitions

Diversity
Awards

Harvard Medical School is committed to the advancement of a work and educational environment that adds to diversity and sets the tone for inclusion.


NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN
2023 Diversity Awards

Submissions are accepted through the On-Line Nomination Form only.
Click here for the Nomination Form

Extended Deadline: Monday, December 5, 2022

Questions: 617-432-4697 or
dicp_diversityaward@hms.harvard.edu

Download Flyer and guidelines (pdf)

About the Award

Through inclusion, we nurture diversity of thought, diversity in education and research, and diversity in areas such as culture, race, ethnicity, gender, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, age, and disabilities.

Nominations may include an individual or a group of individuals who have demonstrated a significant commitment to enhancing diversity above and beyond their routine role and responsibilities.

Harvard Medical School is committed to advancing a work and educational environment that embraces diversity and promotes and sets the tone for inclusion.

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The Harold Amos Faculty Diversity Award

The Harold Amos Faculty Diversity Award has been established to recognize and celebrate faculty (clinical, pre-clinical, research, administrative) of Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine who have made exceptional efforts in the areas of equity, diversity, and inclusion at Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

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The Sharon P. Clayborne Staff Diversity Award

The Sharon P. Clayborne Staff Diversity Award has been established to recognize and celebrate staff members of Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine who have made exceptional efforts in the areas of equity, diversity, and inclusion at Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

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2022 Diversity Awards Recipients

DIVERSITY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Kevin B. Churchwell, MD
President and CEO, Boston Children's Hospital
HMS, Robert and Dana Smith Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

HAROLD AMOS FACULTY DIVERSITY AWARD

A. Enrique Caballero, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Faculty Director of International Innovation Programs
Office for External Education, HMS
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Joshua C. Ellis, MD
HMS, Instructor in Emergency Medicine
Director of Recruitment
BIDMC Emergency Medicine Residency
Department of Emergency Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Christopher D. Harvey, PhD
HMS, Associate Professor of Neurobiology
Department of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School

Taralyn M. Tan, PhD
Director of Education in Neurobiology
HMS, Lecturer
Program in Neuroscience
Harvard Medical School

SHARON P. CLAYBORNE STAFF DIVERSITY AWARD

Paula S. Atkeson, BS, MPH
Player Engagement and Outreach Project Coordinator
Football Player's Health Study at Harvard University
Clinical and Translational Science Center
Harvard Medical School

Judith Vance, BS, SHRM-CP
Director of Human Resources
Department of Human Resources
Harvard School of Dental Medicine


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In The News

Diversity Awards 2022

Drawing Inspiration
André Churchwell celebrates creativity, diverse paths to excellence at annual Howard, Dorsey, Still Lecture and Diversity Awards

HMS News | April 27, 2022

 

Diversity Awards HMS News

Where Everyone Can Thrive
HMS honors faculty, staff for leadership in diversity, inclusion efforts

HMS News | April 21, 2021

Check out Diversity Awards in the news in previous years

Check out In The News from previous years

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Terésa J. Carter
Program Manager
Career Development,
Office for Diversity and Community Partnership

T: 617-432-4697
E: dicp_csaward@hms.harvard.edu

164 Longwood Avenue, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02115

 

Photos by Jeff Thiebauth unless otherwise noted.