Established in 2011, the Leape Ahead Award recognizes institutions and their leaders dedicated to improving the quality of health care by developing medical students and residents into future health care leaders.
The award honors the extraordinary dedication and commitment of Lucian Leape, MD, toward advancing efficient, effective, and caring delivery of medicine in the United States. Leape's emphasis on establishing a respectful and professional training environment for medical students and residents is an important step in the pursuit of "do no harm."
Only electronic applications submitted through this site will be accepted. Applications must be submitted no later than Tuesday, December 31, 2019. Submissions received after this time will not be evaluated.
The award-winning recipient will be selected in January 2020.
The winner will be featured in the Physician Leadership Journal and digital member newsletters. The project will also be featured on the association's website as a resource for members.
Questions regarding the application should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org