UNC Oncology Excellence Awards 2016

These annual awards recognize oncology employees at UNC who demonstrate exceptional work and devotion to individuals with cancer, their families, and to the oncology profession. Four awards, two Nursing and two Service Awards, are open for nomination to oncology personnel involved in the care of UNC cancer patients and their families.

Nominations open on Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Nominations close on Friday, September 9th, 2016 at 5:00 PM

We invite you to nominate your UNC oncology colleagues to be honored and recognized for their exceptional work. 

Nominees demonstrate:

  • Passion for their daily work
  • Self-motivation and a positive attitude
  • Adaptability and willingness to tackle daily challenges
  • Skillful and compassionate communication with patients, families, and fellow staff
  • Advocacy for the care and support of our oncology patients and caregivers
  • Responsibility to the advancement of UNC Cancer Care and support through participation in quality improvement and patient/family focused initiatives
  • Mentorship and role model for all staff
  • Commitment to continued professional growth through formal and informal education
  • Community involvement in cancer-related events in North Carolina
  • The spirit and values of Carolina Care


The Oncology Excellence Awards Ceremony 

October 6th, 2016 from 4:00 – 5:00 PM
N.C. Cancer Hospital Main Lobby   

Want to be involved in the planning to make this event memorable?  Please join one of the Oncology Excellence Awards Committees:  PR, Nominations, AV, Décor, Set-up/Clean-Up, Catering, Dessert Bar/Bakers, Awards Program and Certificates. For more information, or to sign up for a committee, call (984) 974-8100 or  at tina.shaban@unchealth.unc.edu.

View photos from 2015 Awards Ceremony