Do you know a physician, individual or organization that deserves recognition for outstanding service to medicine and health in greater Kansas City? We invite you to nominate them for a 2020 Kansas City Medical Society Award. The honors will be presented at the 2020 Medical Society Annual Meeting tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, October 21, dependent on gatherings reopening.

Please use the form below to submit a nomination. The deadline for nominations is Friday, June 12, 2020. (Note: It is recommended that you compose your nomination statement first in a word processing program then copy and paste it into the form.)

Following are the award categories:

  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Recognizes a KCMS member physician for leadership, lifelong commitment to health and dedication to the health of the greater Kansas City community.
  • Friend of Medicine Award: Recognizes a non-physician for outstanding service to medicine.
  • Member Awards:
    • Rising Star Award: Recognizes a KCMS member physician who has made significant contributions to medicine, their practice or the Medical Society early in their career.
    • Patient and Community Advocate Award: Recognizes a KCMS member physician who has made significant contributions to helping patients with access to care or improved quality of care.
    • Innovation Award: Recognizes a KCMS member physician or physician group practice that has led innovation in their practice or in the delivery of health care.
    • Community Service Award: Recognizes a KCMS member physician, practice or facility that has serviced in community leadership made a significant contribution to the community.

See videos and descriptions of our 2019 honorees.
See a list of past honorees.

Questions?  Contact Emily Whalen, ewhalen@kcmedicine.org

KCMS Awards Nomination 2020