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Council Award Applications

The Spring Clinical Meetings Council Awards recognize advanced practitioners, dietitians, nurses, technicians, and social workers for their outstanding contributions to the nephrology field. 

Nominations for the 2019 Council Awards are closed.

Awards for Advanced Practitioners

Tim Poole Memorial Award Tim Poole was a nephrology PA who was an outstanding clinician, teacher, researcher, community member and family man. The award is given annually to a CAP member who exemplifies his values and incorporates them into clinical practice and community service.
Nostradamus Award A 16th century pharmacist and seer, Nostradamus, has long been associated as someone who could see into the future. The Council of Advanced Practitioners (CAP) has established the Nostradamus Award to be given annually to an individual, group of individuals, or organization that, through forethought and vision, , recognizes, supports and promotes the contributions of Advanced Practitioners (APs) in nephrology.

Awards for Dietitians

Review Nominations Process and Types of Awards

Joel D. Kopple Award
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Outstanding Service Award

Recognized Renal Dietitian Award
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Regional Recognized Renal Dietitian Award
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Susan C. Knapp Award
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Awards for Nurses and Technicians

Outstanding Nephrology Nurse

Outstanding Dialysis Technician

Carol Mattix Award 

Awards for Social Workers

National Merit Award

National New Worker Award

National Recognized Chapter Award

National Award for Social Work in a Transplant Setting

National Award for Social Work in a Pediatric Setting

National Award to an International Social Worker

National CNSW Regional Social Work Award