05.29.12 Each year Louisiana State Medical Society (LSMS) recognizes individuals whose journalistic efforts contributed to a better understanding of medicine and health care in Louisiana. This year, we invite you to submit your best work in the areas of medical and health care to be considered among the top journalistic efforts in the state.
Entries will be judged on the basis of accuracy, overall quality, public interest, and educational value in the fields of medicine and healthcare in Louisiana. A cash award of $500 and an engraved plaque are presented to winners in each of three categories: print, radio, and television. Winners will be presented their awards at a special luncheon on Thursday, September 6, 2012, at the Renaissance Hotel in Baton Rouge, LA.
For details, see the links to Call for Entries and Entry Form below. All entries must be received by the LSMS no later than Tuesday, July 10, 2012. All entries must have been published or broadcast between January 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012. Please contact
with the LSMS Department of Communication at 225.763.8500 if you have any questions or need additional information.