BOC Accepting Jim Newberry Award Nominations

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The Board of Certification/Accreditation (BOC) is accepting nominations for the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Service. Named after longtime practitioner and BOC board member James Newberry Jr., BOCP, BOCO, BOCPD, who passed away in 2016, the award recognizes individuals who perform extraordinary service to BOC and its community of stakeholders, and who live out the example modeled by Newberry during his more than four decades in O&P.

Current or former board members, test development volunteers, vendors or other business partners, certificants, BOC-accredited facilities personnel, consultants, and staff members are eligible. The deadline for nominations is September 7.

To submit a nomination, visit the Jim Newberry Award page on the BOC website.