ICEP Awards

ICEP Awards

  • Bill B. Smiley Award – ICEP’s highest award recognizes a member for a lifetime of service to ICEP and emergency medicine in Illinois.
  • ICEP Meritorious Service Award – This award is conferred on a member who has made a special contribution to ICEP through service, advocacy, education, or other contributions.
  • Downstate Member Service Award – This award recognizes the contributions of a member who lives and works outside the metropolitan Chicago area.

All Award Criteria

  • Must be an ACEP and ICEP member in good standing.

Nomination Submission Package via an Online Form
All nominations must include the following:

  • Candidate’s CV/Resume
  • Photo/headshot of the candidate
  • Cover letter explaining the candidate’s nomination. (2 pages max)
  • If nominating a candidate for multiple awards, separate cover letters must be sent in support each award nomination.

The deadline shall be approximately the last Friday in February unless otherwise determined upon the annual symposium date.

Call for 2024 Award Nominations will open in January 2024.

Congratulations 2023 Award Recipients

Downstate Member Service Award
Scott H. Pasichow, MD, MPH, FACEP, FAEMS

ICEP Meritorious Service Award
Janet Lin, MD, MPH, MBA, FACEP

Bill B. Smiley Award
John W. Hafner Jr., MD, MPH, FACEP

If you wish to nominate someone or have any questions please reach out to Brittney Tambeau at

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