Deadline for Robert C. Cefalo Award nominations is Sept. 13

Any attending physician or UNC Health Care employee may nominate any full-time house officer for the Robert C. Cefalo Award. Other staff members may provide letters of support.

The awards, valued at $1,000 each, may be used over a three-year period to cover expenses associated with professional development and/or attendance of scientific conferences or meetings that will enhance the recipient’s knowledge and abilities in the health care setting.

The deadline to submit a nomination is 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 13.

The online nomination form complete with selection criteria is currently available at

If you have any questions, contact John Prieur at or 919-966-4526.