Instructions for Mentor Award Nominations

  • Nomination packages must contain NO MORE THAN THREE signed letters from current faculty (not trainees) at the rank of assistant professor or higher. If desired, letters may be authored and signed by more than one faculty member. If more than three letters are received, the nomination package will not be reviewed.
  • Mentor Award recipients must have a faculty appointment in one of the CHOP clinical departments: Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Pediatrics, Radiology, and Surgery

The award is designed to honor:

  • Outstanding one-on-one, faculty-to-faculty mentoring and/or innovation in designing faculty mentoring programs
  • Excellence in mentoring strategic professional career development, including various aspects of careers such as research, clinical care, administration, teaching and service, depending on the emphases of a mentee's academic track


  • The Award recognizes the past three years of activity. (It is not a life-time achievement award.)
  • A mentor's personal academic achievements are not a factor for this award.

Please send signed letters:

  • Via inter-office mail to:
    Mary Blizter Field
    Office of Faculty Development, CHOP Roberts Center 
    2716 South Street, 14th Floor, Room 14-322
    Philadelphia, PA 19146

  • Or e-mail to:
    fieldm [at]

  • 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 [at]