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Award for Excellence

About the NAPSW Award for Excellence…….. Looking ahead to 2018

NAPSW established the Award for Excellence in Perinatal Social Work in 1988 to recognize a member for outstanding clinical achievement in the field of perinatal social work. In 2002, the board of directors voted to include consideration of service to NAPSW. Nominations are solicited from the general membership until mid-February each year. The final selection is made by the board of directors and announced at the National Conference each year.

Nominations for the 2018 award, which will be given next spring at the National Conference in Long Beach, California are being solicited by Awards Chair, Debby Segi-Kovach.

Previous recipients include: Charlotte Collins Bursi, Martha Ransohoff Adler, Carol Mahan Kahn, Regina Furlong Lind, Nancy Harold, Lori Sheckter, Brenda Sumrall Smith, Audrey Hauser, Cathy Cook, Sally Mack, Joni Hardcastle, Leora Hughes, Ed Walwork, Laura Dillard, Denise Knoebel, Kay Ammon, Elissa Truitt, Debby Segi-Kovach, Margery Pentland, Deborah Calvert, Sharon Williams, Anne-Marie Hallman, Judith McCoyd, Barbara Menard, Dawn Raadt, Lisa Baker, Linda Debaer, Mary Denato, Shari Munch and Rasa Ragas.

Please send the nomination form to Debby Segi-Kovach (dsegiko1@jhmi.edu) by February 16th, 2018. It only takes a few minutes out of your busy day to nominate a member of NAPSW for this distinguished Award.

Click Here to Download the Nomination Form for the 2018 Award For Excellence