Nominees must demonstrate outstanding clinical contributions to the field of psychosocial oncology. Additionally, candidates must be licensed and actively practicing in the field of psychosocial oncology for a minimum of five years.
To nominate an APOS member for this award please submit the following through the online nomination portal:
- A curriculum vitae (or resume);
- Two letters of nomination from professionals who can specifically address the nominee’s clinical work. (These letters should state why the nominee is deserving of the award by providing evidence for how the individual has contributed to excellence in psychosocial oncology care); two are required, an additional 3rd is optional
- An unsolicited letter received about the clinician from a patient, with any identifiers removed (optional)
The Outstanding Clinical Care Award recipients shall receive a recognition award during the awards ceremony and an annual conference complimentary registration.