Is there someone on your staff who constantly amazes you with their productivity and prowess? Is there a staff member who has singlehandedly spearheaded your efforts to accrue positive online reviews? Someone who all of your patients just adore?

If so, nominate him or her today for their chance to win $1,000 and national recognition as the The Association of Plastic Surgery Assistants and the American Society of Plastic Surgery Administrators 2014 Member of the Year.

The joint award, made possible in collaboration with CareCredit, recognizes a top professional from either organization who demonstrates innovative thinking, business acumen, and leadership qualities within the practice.

The call for nominations is open until September 8, 2014, and information and submission details are available at and

The winner will be announced at the joint welcome reception at APSA’s 40th Annual Educational Seminar/ ASPSA’s 39th Annual Educational Seminar on October 10, 2014, in Chicago.

A committee of members from both organizations will review nominations and determine the winner. The recipient for this inaugural award will receive a cash prize of $1,000 and a scholarship to attend the 2015 APSA/ASPSA Educational Symposium, courtesy of CareCredit.