Excellence in Clinical Practice Award Presented by: National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) NANT will honor one therapist for his/her significant contribution to clinical practice in the field of neonatal therapy at our national conference. This nominee has excellent assessment and intervention skills, uses those skills to advance practice in the NICU, and is collaborative within the NICU team. You may nominate yourself or colleague(s) – or both! Nomination Criteria: The nominee must be an occupational therapist, physical therapist, or speech language pathologist. The nominee must be a current Member of NANT. (Membership status does NOT need to be verified by nominator before submitting. Verification of Membership will be done by NANT once nomination received.) The nominee must currently practice in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).Your Name (may be same as nominee):* First Last Your Email* Nominee Name:* First Last Nominee Email* Discipline/Profession of Nominee (must be OT, PT, or SLP):*Provide 2-3 examples of how the nominee uses his/her clinical expertise to provide excellent patient care in the NICU.*Describe ONE way in which the nominee's leadership skills have positively affected clinical projects and progress in the NICU and/or field of neonatal therapy.*Choose ONE of NANT's Core Values (see below) and describe how the nominee exemplifies this value during the research, writing, and/or publication processes.*Deadline for nominee submission: Friday, January 26, 2018 Recipients of this award will be announced and honored at NANT 8. Recipients will be notified individually by Friday, February 9, 2018.