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The Chris Hackler Awards for Excellence in Medical Ethics

The University Hospital Ethics Advisory Committee accepts nominations in June for that academic year for the Chris Hackler Awards.  These awards recognize residents and faculty in the UAMS College of Medicine who have, in their work, demonstrated exemplary attention to ethical issues that affect patient care.  Winners receive individual plaques.  In addition, their names are inscribed on a large plaque displayed in the foyer of the UAMS Medical Center.  Nominations can be submitted by anyone connected with UAMS, including visitors and patients.  Please forward your nominations to Gwenn Higginbotham, Neurology Department, Slot #500 or email her at:  higginbothamgwennt@uams.edu.