Faculty Development

Instructions for Mentor Award Nominations

In submitting nomination letters, please note the following guidelines:
  • Nomination packages must contain one to three signed letters from current faculty (not trainees) at the rank of assistant professor or higher
  • Mentor Award recipients must have a faculty appointment in one of the CHOP clinical departments: Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Pediatrics, Radiology, and Surgery

The award is designed to honor:

  • Faculty-to-faculty mentoring
  • During the past three years of activity (not life-time achievement award)
  • Dedication to mentoring regardless of personal benefit or obligation to serve
  • Excellence in mentoring various aspects of academic careers such as research, clinical care, administration, teaching, service and strategic career development as appropriate
  • Innovation in designing mentoring activities as appropriate
  • Mentor's personal academic achievements not a factor for this award

Please send signed letters:

  • Via inter-office mail to:
    Mary Field Office of Faculty Development CHOP North, 3535 Market Street, Rm.1552 Philadelphia, PA 19104-3382

  • Or e-mail to:

  • Or fax to the attention of the Office of Faculty Development at 215-590-0604

For more information, contact:

Mary Blitzer Field, Assistant Director, Office of Faculty Development
Phone: 267-426-9334 or fieldm@email.chop.edu