Nominate yourself or a colleague
for one of TAFP’s annual awards
Do you have a colleague who inspires you; one whom you feel is the “best of the best?” If so, please consider nominating him or her for one of TAFP’s annual awards: Texas Family Physician of the Year, Physician Emeritus, the Exemplary Teaching Awards, Public Health Award, Humanitarian Award, or the Special Constituency Leadership Award.
The deadline for 2020 nominations is March 9, 2020. Awards are presented during TAFP’s Annual Session and Primary Care Summit in November. For more information, call TAFP at (512) 329-8666 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Texas Family Physician of the Year
Help us honor the best of our practicing physician members by nominating a colleague for Physician of the Year.
This award honors physicians who have contributed long and meritorious service to family medicine.
Exemplary Teaching awards
Designed to honor physicians who teach the next generation of family physicians, this award is given in three categories — full-time, part-time, and volunteer.
Public Health Award
This award honors members who work in a public health field or make an extraordinary contribution to the health of their community, state, or nation.
This award is given to honor extraordinary and enduring humanitarian efforts both within and beyond the borders of the United States.
Special Constituency Leadership Award
This award is given to an outstanding TAFP-member family physician who is or has been a strong advocate for a specific special constituency and/or, as a member of a specific constituency, has served as an outstanding leader in some capacity.