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Evidence-Based Practice Award Nomination Form

The Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital’s Evidence-Based Practice Award was established in 2019 by the Department of Nursing. The award recognizes excellence in the application of research and current evidence in the practice setting. The award is given to an interdisciplinary team, specialty work group, shared governance/unit based council or other committee who completed an evidence-based project resulting in a practice or policy change with improved outcomes for patients and families, staff, the organization, and/or the surrounding community.


The 2023 nomination period is open from September 1 through September 30.

Nominations may be submitted by a member of the project team (member, lead, sponsor) or a colleague.

Need assistance? Please contact a member of the Evidence-Based Practice/Research Committee:

Evidence-Based Practice Award Nomination Form

Note: For the section marked "Project Description," please be sure to:

Provide an overview of the project in the space below or email a copy of the project charter (nursing project charter, CPIP charter, PPT presentation, etc.) or appendices to

  • Ensure that the description or the charter addresses the following:
  • Project purpose or problem statement
  • Project aim or practice question
  • Strategic goal the project addressed
  • Brief summary of evidence supporting the practice change or submit the Johns Hopkins: Synthesis and Recommendations Tool Appendix H
  • Description of the intervention

Please complete the form below:

About the Project


Please identify the following

Your Information

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Thank you!

Thank you for submitting a nomination for the Evidence-Based Practice Award!

If you had additional materials to provide, such as the project charter or Johns Hopkins: Synthesis and Recommendations Tool Appendix H, please email them to, otherwise your nomination will be reviewed by the committee as it was submitted here on the website. Thanks!