PCMS Seeking Nominations for the following Awards

Strittmatter Award – Since 1923, the Strittmatter Award, the Society’s most prestigious scientific award honors a PCMS physician who has demonstrated to the Society the most valuable contributions to the healing art, surgical or medical.

Requirements: A physician colleague should submit the nominating letter(s), and include the candidate’s current c.v.

Cristol Award – Presented to a PCMS member who has made valuable contributions to the Society. Requirements: Nominated by a physician member, the letter of nomination should include the candidate’s activities in the Medical Society

 Practitioner of the Year Award – Presented to a PCMS member for excellence in patient care and community service. Requirements: Letter(s) of nomination may be sent by physician colleagues, medical students and staff. Please include a current c.v. and written examples of community service.

 The Dr. Vanitha Appadorai Vaidya Award for Humaneness in Medicine – Presented to a PCMS Resident/Fellow physician for their skills in working with people, patients, and their families and understanding human as well as clinical needs. Medical students, Physicians and Professional Staff are urged to submit nominating letter(s) and include written examples of their nominee’s humaneness.

Nominating letters along with the candidate’s appropriate background information can be mailed to the Award Chair c/o PCMS 2100 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130


You may also e-mail your nomination letter with information to: [email protected].

For information please phone (215) 563-5343 Ext. 113.

The Awards will be presented during the annual PCMS President’s Installation on June 9, 2012 .





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