To recognize OHDSI collaborators (or collaborating institutions) for their contributions towards OHDSI's mission, we are introducing the OHDSI Titan Awards at this year's symposium.
From now until September 17th we are inviting community members to nominate individuals or institutions they feel have made significant contributions towards advancing OHDSI's mission, vision and values. Once nominations have been submitted the 2018 OHDSI symposium planning committee will be responsible for selecting the award winners. Award winners will be announced during the networking reception at this year's symposium on Friday, October 12th.
Nominiations can be made in the following award categories:
Titan Award for Data Standards - to recognize extraordinary contributions by an individual, organization, or team in development or evaluation in community data standards, including OMOP common data model and standardized vocabularies
Titan Award for Methodological Research - to recognize extraordinary contributions by an individual, organization, or team in development or evaluation in analytical methods for clinical characterization, population-level effect estimation, or patient-level prediction
Titan Award for Open-source Development - to recognize extraordinary contributions by an individual, organization, or team in design, development, testing, and deployment of open-source software to enable observational analyses
Titan Award for Clinical Application - to recognize extraordinary contributions by an individual, organization, or team in generating clinical evidence that improves health by informing better health decisions and better care
Titan Award for Community Collaboration - to recognize an individual for their collaborative spirit in helping their fellow community members reach their goals
Titan Award for Community Leadership - to recognize an individual for their leadership in advancing the OHDSI mission
Titan Award for Community Support - to recognize an individual, team, or organization for their contributions to ensuring the sustainability of the OHDSI community
To submit your nominations please fill in this googleform: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScO61Fsi73St071J5bt0hH2Guku57fay46404-V0r6gNvrwXg/viewform
Each nomination must include the nominee's name, organization, email and a short paragraph describing why the collaborator should be nominated for that award. You may make as many nominations as you would like. Please submit a separate form for each nomination.
Deadline to submit nominations is 5pm ET on September 17th