Do you know a young physician who you just know is going to set the industry on fire as a future executive or leader? If so, we encourage you to nominate him or her in sister publication Modern Healthcare's 24th annual Up & Comers recognition program. The program, co-sponsored by Witt/Kieffer, an Oak Brook, Ill.-based executive search firm, honors rising young stars in the healthcare management field.
Now's the time to nominate Up & Comers
Nominees must be 40 years of age or younger as of the July 5 submission deadline. To participate in this year's program, please submit the candidate's resume along with a letter of no more than three double-spaced pages outlining the nominee's credentials, accomplishments and leadership qualities. Each submission must include a color photo of the nominee as well as his or her age.
Please send the materials to Up & Comers, c/o John Thomas, chief of editorial operations, Modern Healthcare, 150 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60601. Electronic submissions are welcome at [email protected].
After the recipients are announced and profiled in the Sept. 13 issue, nomination materials may be used by sponsors for marketing purposes. Per editorial policy, sponsors are not involved in the judging or determination of award recipients.
Last year's honorees, chosen from a pool of 139 nominees, were profiled in the Sept. 14, 2009 issue of Modern Healthcare.
Again, the deadline for submissions is July 5, and the winners will be announced and profiled in the Sept. 13 issue. For more information, contact John Thomas, chief of editorial operations, at 312-649-5274 or [email protected].
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