Our friends at MITSS (Medically Induced Trauma Support Services) are currently accepting nominations for the 2012 MITSS Hope Award. The MITSS HOPE Award recognizes people–families, healthcare providers, hospitals (or teams or departments therein), academic institutions, community health centers, grassroots organizations, EAP Programs, etc. – who exemplify the mission of MITSS: Supporting Healing and Restoring Hope to patients, families, and clinicians impacted by adverse medical events, medical errors, or unexpected outcomes. The winner of the HOPE Award will receive a monetary prize of $5,000 to continue their work. The Award will be presented at the MITSS 11th Annual Dinner and Fundraiser to be held on Thursday, November 29th, 2012, at The Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA. The Deadline for submissions is Friday, September 28th, 2012.