The Excellence in Urology Health Reporting Awards are designed to honor journalists for both trade and consumer media outlets for responsible, informative reporting on health topics in urology. Awards are given annually in the following categories: Consumer Print Publications, Consumer Electronic Publications and Trade Publications. Applicants may submit their own work, or be nominated. Awardees will receive a stipend and an award.
The 2012 awards will be presented during the AUA Annual Scientific Meeting.
All materials must have been published or broadcast between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2011. All submissions should include a cover letter, contact information for both the nominee and submitter (if applicable), and five copies of the submission (for electronic media, please submit individual CD-ROMS; for print media, please limit to 8.5x11 format). All entries must be received by close of business on Wednesday, February 29, 2012.
Submissions should be mailed to:
AUA Communications Office
ATTN: Reporting Award
1000 Corporate Blvd.
Linthicum, MD 21090
All entries will be judged by a committee of urologists on accuracy, completeness and public impact. Awardees will be contacted by the end of March by phone and in writing. Decisions of the committee are final.