2024 Outstanding Junior Clinician Education Manuscript Award

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Signup Deadline: 12-01-2023



This award will be given to a junior faculty member (Assistant Professor/Instructor) or an Associate Professor (having held the position for no more than 3 years) who has been first author on an important peer-reviewed clinical education article published in a scientific journal.


This award is targeted to junior faculty who are in the career development stage of their professional experience. The junior faculty member must have been first-author on an outstanding peer-reviewed clinical education journal article focused on the care of older adults. Selection of award winners will take into consideration the article's novelty, methodology, clarity of presentation, and potential to influence education relevant to the care of older adults. Papers that were published between September 1 and August 31 of the year preceding nomination are eligible for this award.

Application Process

Applicants must complete the online nomination form, including submission of a biosketch (NIH-style, 4 pages maximum) and a copy of the manuscript. Applications will be reviewed and the awardee selected by the Awards Committee of the AGS.

Please provide a 150- word summary statement of your nominees' achievements which we will use in our announcements and speeches. Your summary should focus on the impact they have had or will have on the field of geriatrics.


To recognize his/her outstanding achievement, the awardee will receive a letter documenting the award and an award certificate.

Past Recipients of the Outstanding Junior Clinical Education Manuscript Award 

2023   Susan Glassburn, PhD, MSW
2022   Patricia G. Ng, MD, FACP
2021   Anna Goroncy, MD
2020   Marcia Mecca, MD
2019   Rebecca Brown, MD, MPH
2014   Erika Rozalia Manu, MD
2013   Kimberly S. Johnson, MD, MHS


Denise McAlpin