The fourth annual presentation of The Pillars, institutional awards that honor individuals who have made meaningful contributions that broaden diversity and promote a climate of inclusion in the UMMC commUNITY and beyond.
Nominations open Nov. 2 and close Dec. 18, 2021. Click here for a nomination form, full descriptions of the awards categories and eligibility requirements.
This year, activities and initiatives that were performed in the interest of treating patients, supporting essential employees, advancing research, or addressing social determinants of health due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be given special consideration.
An honoree will be selected from the following categories:
Honorees will be recognized at an awards presentation event Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, in the Norman G. Nelson Student Union Ballroom. All UMMC faculty, students, and employees are invited to attend. For more information, email Mandy Scott, director of Diversity Assessment and Programs, or call (601) 815-7857.